Spalding County, Georgia

Wills & Probate

Inventory and Appraisement of the Estate of Thos Ellis this Jny14/1862

4080 acres of land more or less in this Spalding County   $3,250.00
Andrew a Negro man 47 years old   $500.  
do Jim 38 years $650 1,150.00
Randolph do               27     “     “    850  
Abbie woman (55)                                               100 950.00

Jonah (23) do & 2 children Jeff & John

$1,200  
Coorly a boy (7years)                   600. 1,800.00

Minty a girl (5 years)

475.00  
4 bed stead’s & Furniture             $48.00  533.00
1 Lot bed clothing 48.00  
 1 clock & pine table  2.00  
 1 safe & crockery 5.00      55.00
5 chairs 4.00  
1 large chest 2.00  
    2 wheels 1 reel ____ cords 5.00  
  1 ox cart 12.00     24.00
1 Wagon & harness 80.00  
1 yoke oxen 80.00  
1 sow & 13 pigs 50.00  
1 spotted cow & calf                                         20.00      180.00
1 black cow & calf 20.00  
1 bull 15.00  
2 heifers & yearling 81.00  
2 mules 200.00 245.00
1 lot shucks 10.00  
1 lot corn supposed to be 70 bushels   280.00 290.00

2 stacks fodder

16.00  
1 lot of fodder & stable lofts 16.00  
1 lot oats 10.00 42.00
4 plow stocks, plows & old irons $10.00  
11 goats 11.00  
1 lot peas supposed 80 bu        8.00 29.00

1 lot of seed cotton suppose to be 200lbs pounds              

4.00 4.00

1  “    “  clean “       suppose to be 20 lbs     “     

1.40 1.40

1  “    “  Cotton seed    “        “   “   30 bus "

3.00 3.00
1  scythe & sickle & Grind Stone 3.75  

1 lot of jugs

.80 4.55

1 lot of lard supposed to be 60 lbs

18c 10.80

1 lot of tallow  “        “   “   30  “

15 4.50

1 lot of cooking utensils

10.00  
1 lot of bacon supposed to be 1000 lbs 180. 190.00

1 tub & soap 8.00   2 hogs heads & barrels & salt

3.00 11.00

1 well rope

1.00 1.00

1 note on Jessee Dismuke for $15.00 dated Oct. 31/55 due one day after date with a credit of ten dollars Nov 19/58

One note on Frances Bishop for $75.00 dollars due 25th of Dec. 1857 with interest from 28th of July 1857

One note on Willis M Bishop for Frances Bishop dated 10th of May 1856 due three days after date for fifty dollars

One note on Hiram Ellis for thirty three dollars & seventy five cents due one day after date dated 10th of Jany 1859

One note on Hiram Ellis for one hundred dollars dated 5th Jany 1858 & due 25th Dec 1858

     
     

Georgia

Spalding County

We do certify on oath as far as was produced to us by the administrator the above foregoing contains a true appraisal of the goods chattels and credits of the estate of Thomas Ellis decd. To the best of our judgment & understanding.  Given under our hands & official signatures.

Samuel Gray,  James Baty, W.B. Mclons(?) & W.H. Smith = Appraisers

I do certify that the above Appraisers were sworn to perform their duty as appraisers according to Law this fourth of Jany 1862.               Samuel F. Grey, J. P.

 Transcribed By Bob & Linda Ellis

Ga Archives Drawer 164 Box 71  Book A page 232


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