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Austin County African American  Genealogy

 

Succession Records

Our appreciation to Terrance A Garnett who supplied these records from his own files.

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Slave Records of Austin County, Texas

 By: Terrence A. Garnett

 

The following records were abstracted from Succession records located in the Austin County, Texas courthouse. Most of the Succession books were handwritten so there may have been errors when reading and copying information. Always remember to get the original document. 

 

Succession Vol. and Page Date of Inventory Slave Owner Slaves Value
Volume: C, Pages: 365-366 Dec. 26, 1843 William Punchard Adam $600
      Little Lucy $450
      Milton $250
      Hannibal $200
      Margaret $175
      Ellen $150
      Rienzi $150
      Charles $100
      George $500
      Rachel $400
      Winney $450
      Jefferson $350
      Hazard $200
      Delia $100
      Hester $450
      Prince $300
      Charlotte $200
      Romulus $150
      Loby $350
      Caroline $250
      Big Lucy $400
      Henrietta $450
      Black John $350
      Lucy Madison $250
      Kitty Ann $400
      Louise $350
      Julia Ann $400
      Parmanice $100
      Patty $150
      Catherine $350
         
Volume: C, Page: 596 Nov. 25, 1845 Samuel W. Shields Lace  
      Bob  
      Giles  
      Dave  
      Tom  
      Cudgie  
      York  
      Primus  
      Rachel & 7 children  
      Louisa & 2 children  
         
Volume: C, Page: 607 Nov. 24, 1845 Abner Ward Edward $700
      Mary & child $500
      Nancy $350
      Hannah $250
      Sila $200
      Charlotte $150
      George $450
      William $550
         
Volume: C, Page: 440 N/A Nancy Lakey (Lunatic) Sarah $500
      William $150
      Bob $100
         
Volume: C, Pages: 311-312 Nov. 9, 1843 Andrew J. Reynolds Harry (wife Queen Ann) $550
      Matt (wife Martha) $700
      Henry $700
      Boy Henry $500
      Daniel (wife Sarah Ann) $250
      Peter $500
      Sylvia $450
      Rose $200
      Jane $400
      Martha & child $550
      Ellen & children $700
      Jim Brown $300
      Harmon $150
      Mariah & 2 children $750
      Annis & 2 children $750
      Sarah Ann $300
      Howel (wife Annis) $550
      Tom $500
      Queen Ann $300
      Lem $300
      Charlotte $650
      Moses $700
      Stephen $700
      Francis $550
      Lem Brooks $700
      Ellick $550
      Durilda & 2 children $700
         
Volume: C, Page: 328 Jan. 2, 1844 Louis Von Raeder Nance & 4 children $930
      Mary  
      Eliza  
      Unamed Twin # 1  
      Unamed Twin # 2  
         
Volume: C, Pages: 335-336 Sept. 25, 1843 John D. Harvey Cubit $500
      Jackson $600
      Dick $600
      Jack $600
      Kre $500
      Noah $500
      Windsor $300
      Thrashley $200
      Tony $175
      Dary $100
      Matilda $400
      Winey $400
      Dina $400
      Silva $200
      Viny $150
      Betty $450
      Louisa $150
      Julia $450
      Cora $450
         
Volume: C, Page: 560 Dec. 31, 1844 James Cooper Vina  
      Jane  
      Alfred  
      Daniel  
      Caroline  
      Anna  
         
Volume: D, Page: 56 June 1, 1847 Benjamin Thomas Lem $500
      Rachel & child $350
      Caroline & 2 children $600
      Lucy & child $525
      Harriet $475
      Rachel $475
      Matthew $300
      Adam $250
      John $200
      Sarah $150
      Mary $50
         
Volume: D, Page: 71 June 7, 1847 James Cochran    
    Family Group 1 Hannibal & wife Chloe $1,650
      Nancy  
      Rachel  
      Simon  
      Nelson  
    Family Group 2 George & wife Betsy $2,200
      Patsy  
      Lucy  
      Bill  
      Joe  
      Ellick  
      Priscilla  
      Elsey, Henry, & Hannibal $950
      Peter & wife Betsy $1,300
      Henry $475
      Crecy & child Mary $600
      Fanny & child Ann $650
      Colum $750
      Willis & Daniel $875
      Tom $275
      Andrew $275
         
Volume: D. Page: 100 March 21, 1848 John Reid Guam $400
      Henry $350
      Agnes $550
      Bethina $350
      Jane $550
      Mariah $550
      Patsey $550
      Frankey $550
      Tamar $450
      Nancy & 3 children $1,200
      Adeline & 3 children $1,000
      David $550
      Dick $350
      Vince $800
      Anthony $400
      Peter $750
      Simon $400
      Bloomer $600
         
Volume: D, Page: 116 May 27, 1847 Myers T. Jones Jim $100
      George $450
      Jane $250
      Philip $250
      Clarissa $175
         
Volume: D, Pages: 176-177 Nov. 30, 1846 A.P & M.P. Fisher (minors) Adam & wife Lucy  
      Delia (child of A&L)  
      Malinda (child of A&L)  
      Charles (child of A&L)  
      Milton (child of A&L)  
      Prince  
         
Volume: D, Pages: 23-24 Nov. 21, 1846 Huldah E. Wade Washington $700
      Felex $400
      Jacob $200
      Julius $500
      Barbary $250
      Little Nancy $300
      Fanny $100
      Amy $100
      Jack $450
      Chana $200
      Koney $500
      Ritchie $300
      Charles $400
      Mary $250
      Frances $150
      Yance $400
      Little Joe $500
      Isabella $200
      Columbus $150
      John $500
      Patty $400
      Hillyard $300
      Chub $200
      Cornelia $150
      Sarah $100
      Mariah $500
      Jane & child $400
      Adam $500
      Jinkins $500
      James $400
      Albert $200
      Baby $500
      Hannah & child $200
      Eliza $350
      Emma $200
      Laura $100
      Sally $400
      Huldy $150
      Tempie $150
      Frank $400
      Annett $300
      Dudley $500
      Henrietta $300
      Caroline $250
      Philip $100
      Old Joe $100
      Hannah $400
      Alexander $300
      Catharine $200
      Robert $100
      Big John $500
      Kitty $400
      Judy $150
      Calep $100
      Lucinda $400
      Little Amy $200
      Angelina $400
      Eliza $150
      Fred $200
      Octavia $400
      William $250
      Martha $175
      Milla $300
      Nancy $300
         
Volume: F, Pages: 283-284 Dec. 26, 1857 Robert J. Allen Mary $900
      Patty (child of Mary) $650
      Fayette (child of Mary) $150
      Delia $900
      Clara $900
      Jack $1,200
      Bob $1,200
      William (child of Clara) $450
         
Volume: F, Page: 290 Mar. 13, 1860 Robert F. Wade (minor) William $1,750
      Ruth $1,750
      Rosie $1,600
      Olivia $450
      Narcifa $300
      Russ $300
      1 child $1,600
      Wesley $300
         
Volume: F, Page: 225 Mar. 13, 1860 Thomas Wade John $800
      March $1,500
      Patty $100
      Ben $450
      Tom $500
         
Volume: F, Page: 364 Dec. 27, 1852 Stephen H. Johns Ann $500
      Charity $600
      Jim $400
      Maria $450
      Wiley $300
         
Volume: F, Page: 30   Hiel O. Campbell Bain $800
      Bob $750
      Abe $550
      Sam $475
      Frank $325
      Louis $200
      Dellah & child William $800
         
Volume: F, Page: 228 July 26, 1852 Robert J. Allen Creed $850
      Jack $850
      Bob $800
      Clary $750
      Mary $750
      Delia $700
      Rainy $200
      Patty $300
         
Volume: H, Page: 554 March 23, 1857 Alexander P. Fisher Milton $1,100
      Lucy $600
      Mary $500
      George $300
      Lucinda  
         
Volume: H, Page: 46 Sept. 25, 1854 Minerva Penrice & Alex Fisher Milton $800
      Prince $900
      Rienzie $800
      Lucy $500
      Catherine $700
      Malinda $450
      Mary $300
      Ailcey $250
      Ellin $800
      George $125
         
Volume: M, Page: 329 Sept. 23, 1862 John T. Edwards Mary $600
      Secley & child Lewis $1,300
      Harriet & 2 children $1,700
      Martha & child Stephen $1,200
      Matilda & child Eliza $1,300
      Sally $1,000
      Henry $1,200
      Jim $1,300
      Lem $1,200
         
Volume: N, Page: 228 June 28, 1864 Martha Edwards (wife of John) Rhoda $800
      Bill $100
      John $600
      Amanda $500
      George $400

 

 

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