From Churchill Gibbs
“Pohattin [Powhatan] Court hous,” 29 Apr. 1781. On 27 Apr. five prisoners under Gibbs’ care at this place escaped from jail, and “from Every Circonstance we [have] Reason to Believe the Sentinals which ware on their Post At that time ware pryvy to it.” The sentinels have therefore been jailed but are not yet tried.
RC (Vi); addressed and endorsed.