er one with her cart and oxen they took, and afterwards hitched to Mrs. Ball's carriage.
They took Mr. Party's horses and meat.
Finding a cavalry bridle in Sam Griffin's stable, they gave a whoop, and one hundred men entered and seized son-in-law, Jas. Carter, of the Stafford Cavalry, and afterwards caught J. Fraster, of the same company.
From Griffin's they also got $500 in gold and silver, and all his horses; from Nat. Ford, all his silver, horses, and two negroes.
They broke into J. H. Sutile's and tore up his papers and everything else.--Fortunately, he had removed nearly all his property, and sickness prevented his saving all. Our cavalry met ttween a threatened fire in front and rear, with orders from one party to run and the other to bait.
At Aquia Church they broke and destroyed everything.
From a Mr. Griffin, near this place, they stole $300 in specie.
They carried off one person, a Mr. Chewning, of Lancaster, who had that day reached the C. H., to see his son, a