The Ashley Family Digital Collection contains tax receipts for taxes assessed on land and for tax paid in kind on pork in Jasper and Copiah Counties, Mississippi.
T. H. Wheeler
Estimate and assessment of tax owed on pork: H. Wilson of Copiah County paid 104 pounds pork to the Confederate government, as a 10% tax on 1040 pounds assessed. Payment received by agent T. H. Wheeler at Depot No. 3, 4th Congressional District. Copiah County, Mississippi, 1865.
W. M. Haley
Receipt for $8.00 paid by Hansford Wilson to war tax collector W. M. Haley of District 1 on May 15, 1862.