Submitted by Christine Gorman
From the Royal Gazette, Jan. 27, 1850
Note: It is not known for what reason this notice was posted, but it is an interesting document.
This is to certify that we the undersigned, have known SARAH POWER since she came to the North River, and believe her to be a simple, harmless, and chaste woman.
Catherine M. M'Donald
Mary Ann Shannon
Martin Dunn, Jr.
Mrs. E. Walsh
Mrs. J. Walsh
These are to certify that we have known the bearer, SARAH POWER, for a period of more than Twenty years, and that she always bore the character of an honest, decent, harmless person.
Dated at St. Peter's Bay, 10th November, 1849.
Peter M'Callum,. J. P.
John Jardine, J. P.