Floyd County Court Records - The Estate of Lettice Ware

                                                                                 







The Estate of Lettice Ware

Floyd County, Georgia

1853-1854

Transcribed by

John Harry Smallwood, Jr.

May 1994

1

Inventory and appraisment of all the property belonging to the estate of Lettice Ware deceased as was exhibited to us by the administrators

[item] [$]

One Negro Man Jasper valued at 975.00
One " Woman Charlotte & child valued at 750.00
One " Woman Nancy " 712.50
One " Girl Anna " 600.00
One " " Mary " 425.00
1 " Boy Carter " 387.50
1 Lot plows plow stock &c 20.00
2 pr plow gears &c 3.00
1 Lot plantation tools 2.00
1 " Bells Iron wedges other Irons 4.00
1 " Black Smith Tools 5.00
1 set streachers waggon Tongue & waggon Irons 7.00
1 Lot axes Maddocks & old saw 5.00
1 Log chain 3.00
1 Lot Shovels & hoes 3.00
3 sheep skins .75
1 keg tar .25
1 cross cut saw 2.00
6000 lbs seed cotton more or less 120.00
100 Doz. Oats more or less 25 Doz. 25.00
1 one eyed mule 45.00
1 yellow bay " 85.00
9 Turkeys 3.60
12 geese 3.00
30 Head Sheep 30.00
1 Lot Fatning hogs & stock hogs 220.00
5 stacks fodder 20.00
Fodder in stable loft 5.00
140 Barrells corn 350 490.00
1 lot shucks in house 15.00

$4,968.61

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1 ox waggon 50.00
5 Penrwheat straw 4.00
300 Doz. oats more or less 75.00
1 Thrasher & wheat fan 12.00
2 wheat boxes 50 1.00

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12 bur stands 50 6.00
1 large yoke of oxen 50.00
1 small " " " 35.00
33 Head of cattle including milch cows 132.00
6 stands of bees 10.00
1 400 lbs Bacon more or less 122 175.00
2 Large Trofts 200 4.00
2 small " 50 1.00
1 Hogshead & 5 Barrels 1.50
12 empty Barrels 6.00
1 Box Fallow candles--20 lbs more or less 3.00
25 lbs nails 7 c more or less 1.75
1 Barrel Lard 20.00
1 lard Stand .50
1 keg & 1 Demijar of vinegar 8.00
1 lot Pewter ware 2.00
35 Gallons Stone Ware 1.40
1 Jar pickles .50
1 " Butter 2.00
3 Jugs & one Jar .50
1 Keg white Lace [??] 1.50
1 Framed Loom 7.00
5 Spinning wheels 8.00
2 pairs Steelyards 3.00
1 pair warping bars & spool frame 2.00
2 Schyths & cradles 3.00
1 cutting knife & box 1.00
1 still & cap & wor-- 35.00
50 Bushels wheat 1.25 62.50
1 Box bottles & 3 chambers 2.00
1 Reel & Map of Geo .75

$727.90

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5 pairs ______ Irons 5.00
1 Lot planes 1.00
1 " old Leather 1.00
1 glass frame .25
1 Lot Bed Quilts 13.00
1 " comterfers single wove 24.00
12 Home made Blankets 24.00
13 " " new " 52.00

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32 sheets 16.00
1 Lot foot curtains 5.00
16 lbs wool rools more or less 6.00
2 bundles factory thread 90 1.80
1/2 Bushel onions 1.00
1 lot of weaving harness & slays 1.00
1/2 box window glass 1.00
1 Lot cards 1.00
1 Basket Lint cotton 1.50
1 Bolt cloth 3.00
12 Windsor chairs 4.00
12 Split bottom " 2.40
1 looking glass 1.50
1 Bureau & Glass 15.00
1 Mahogany folding table 12.00
1 side Board 40.00
1 walnut folding table 3.00
1 small table 1.00
1 Dining table & Benches 2.50
1 small fine table .50
2 Large Trunks & 1 checks 4.00
1 Lot Towels Pillow cases & Table cloths 15.00
1 " Bottles vials medicine &c 5.00
1 " Decanters & bottles 4.00
1 " China ware Glass ware & Silver ware 20.00
1 " Crockery Knives forks &c 7.00
1 " Tin ware &c 7.00
6 Jars of Preserves 10.00

$306.45

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6 Jugs honey mollases cherry syrup 10.00
1 case glass Brittles 10.00
1 Lot of Books 1.00
1 wood clock 4.00
1 Bolt Shirting 31 yds 3.10
9 Bunches Pea foul feathers 2.25
7 Bed steads feather beds under beds & furniture 165.00
1 Lot Kitchen furniture 15.00
1 " Fallow 2.00
1 " Dried fruit 3.00

 

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One note of hand given by J. D. Ford
dated Oct 17th 1854 and due one
day after date for 37.50


One note of hand given by S. W. Boug
dated the 24th January 1854 with
interest from the first of January 1854 63.87


One note of hand given by Charles
Thompson dated 18th October 1854
and due one day after date 7.00


1 note of hand given by William Ware
dated 14th January 1850 due one
day after date 200.00


One note of hand given H. T. Sanders
dated 14th January 1850 due one
day after date 240.00


One note of hand given by Wade A.
Culbertson dated Sept 2nd 1854
due one day after date 200.00


One note of hand Marquis
Broadway Feby 11th 1854 due
one day after date 7.50


One note of hand given by Green
Cunningham dated May 25 1853
due one day after date 152.62

$1,123.85

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One receipt given by Trammel & Harry
attorneys for collection one note
of hand given by Harriet Jones
dated and due Feby 4th 1850 150.00


Do due and dated 30 Dec 1850 200.00


 

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Do due and dated 17 Sep 1851 50.00


Also a note on Edwin Jones
dated and due Feby 27th 1849 100.00
with a credit of Twenty Seven dollars
& 50/100 dated March 8th 1849=

Signed Tramel & Harry atty.


One receipt given by R. H. Ware Admr
of the estate of Bennett Ware deceased
for a note of hand on Bennett
Ware due 22nd of November 18 32.00


One receipt given by James M. Ware
for cash dated Nov 6 1854 595.95


One order given by Wm Ware
date 10th August 1854 60.00


1 Yellow Sorrell mare mule 100.00
1 Brown horse 25.00

1,332.95


Amt from first page 4968.61
" " 2nd " 727.90
" " 3rd " 306.45
" " 4th " 1123.85

Aggregate Amount of Appraisment 8459.79




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