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Bill of sale for the sale of Ivey, Adam, Caroline, and Mary to

Transcription

Recd. Of [[?]] five hundred & twenty dollars in full consideration for four negroes [[?]] Lovey a woman about thirty years of age & her two children Adam a boy about ten years old & Caroline a girl about two years old also a negro girl Mary about twelve years old this day on the property of James Taylor decd. at exp. sale under and [[?]] of the Orphan Court of [[?]] to said negroes him being the highest & best bidder at the [[?]] aforesaid.

Approximate Creation Date

1829-12-15

Time Period

1820-1829

Subjects

MSS 436 Carl H. Butler Collection, Box 1, Folder 1, Manuscripts Division, Special Collections

Keywords

slavery ; enslaved persons ; Alabama ; bill of sale

Geographic Location

St. Clair (Ala.)

Object Type

Text

Physical Format

Document

Digital Format

TIFF

Physical ID

MSS 436 Carl H. Butler Collection, Box 1, Folder 1, Manuscripts Division, Special Collections

Digital ID

MFM_MSS-436_1829-12-15_receipt_001

Source

MSS 436 Carl H. Butler Collection, Box 1, Folder 1, Manuscripts Division, Special Collections

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries

Bill of sale for Lovey, Adam, Caroline, and Mary

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