Friday, October 25, 2013

Friend of Friends Friday: Estate Inventory of John Hedges (Slaves)

JOHN HEDGES Inventory
(Slaves only)
Prince William County Will Book I, pg. 25
8 May 1804

IN OBEDIENCE to an Order of the Worshipful Court of Prince William County dated the 8th day of May 1804.  We the Subscribers being first sworn have Inventoried and appraised the Estate of JOHN HEDGE decd. which was presented to our view by his Executors as follows Viz.

1 Negro man named BIG PETER about 52 years of age - $150
1 Negro man named LITTLE PETER about 44 years of age - $133.33
1 Negro man named HENSON about 32 years old - $300
1 Negro boy named MOSES about 16 years old - $300
1 Negro Man named SIGH about 22 years old - $250
1 Negro Boy named MAT about 4 years old - $100
1 Negro Boy named LITTLE MOSES about 3 years old - $80
1 Negro Boy named HENRY about 2 ½ yers old - $90
1 Negro Woman named WINNEY about 60 years old - $60
1 Negro Woman named LETTICE about 45 years old - $150
1 Negro Woman named NANNY about 45 years old - $150
1 Negro Woman named BETTY about 40 years old - $150
1 Negro Woman named MILLY about 29 years old - $200
1 Negro Woman named HANNAH about 56 years old - $80
1 Negro Woman named JENNY about 29 years old - $280
1 Negro Woman named OLD FAB about 70 years old - $30
1 Negro Woman named OLD SUE about 70 years old - $20
1 Negro Woman named OLD BET about 80 years old – Nothing
1 Negro Girl named SUCKE about 12 years old - $150
1 Negro Girl named LOUISA about 2 years old - $70
1 Negro Girl named UZZA about 6 years old - $120
1 Negro Girl named DELPH about 18 months old - $70
1 Negro Girl named KATE about 6 years old - $120
1 Negro Girl named SARAH about 10 Mos. Old - $60
1 Negro Girl named TAMAR about 10 years old - $140
1 Negro Girl named AGGA about 10 years old - $140


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