Inventory, Elizabeth G. Elliott Estate, 1856 February 24

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Title

Inventory, Elizabeth G. Elliott Estate, 1856 February 24

Subject

Estates (Law)--Virginia
Distribution of decedents' estates--Virginia.
Plantations-- Virginia--History.
Plantation owners--Virginia--History--19th century.

Description

4 pages. An inventory, appraisal, and auction sheet recording the possessions of Elizabeth G. Elliott, to whom they sold, and for how much. Some of the math appears to be wrong. Includes the price for 287 lbs of pork.

Creator

Curtis, Daniel P.

Publisher

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Date

1856 February 24

Format

jpeg

Language

eng

Type

text

Identifier

MS1989.25.14

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Page 1

Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales
of the estate of Elizabeth G. Elliott decd Made the 24th day
of February 1856 by D.P. Curtis the admin. Six Mo. Credit

  Property Appraised $ C Purchasers Names   $ C
2 Deep + 2 Small boles 1 00 D. P. Curtis   1 00
  Cream pot + sugar dish   12½ Jno. N. Lee Paid   .6
1 set Casters   75 Jno. P. Manson   1 00
2 pair salt stands   25 H. L. Howard     37½
11 Blue edged plates   50 x Jno. H. Lee Paid   25
12 Dining do   50 " D. P. Curtis   1 00
½ Doz Breakfast do   25 Wm Kirby Paid   25
2 cake plates   12½ Jno. C. Hubbard Paid   19
1 Deep pan + dish bowl   25 Wm Curtis paid   13
1 set Tea china 2 00 Robt Waldin   1 85
½ Dy Blue   38 Jas Chapman Paid   8
1 Bowl + pitcher 1 00 Thos Minson Sr.   1 11
2 Waiters + Candle Stands   38 Cary Owings Paid   56
2 Glass sitcks   75 Jno. P. Manson     80
3 Blue edge Dishes   75 D. P. Curtis     75
2 Blue large   50 x Jno. N. Lee Paid   41
7 Tumblers   50 D. P. Curtis     40
  Tin Pan + stone jar - 38 A. H. Curle     18¾
1 Walnut Table 2 00 Wm H. Curtis jun   2 00
  1 " " 2 00 Jno. C. Hubbard Paid 2 50
1 Small workstand 1 50 Jno. P. Manson   1 37½
1 " pine   50 N. K. Eagle     65
½ chairs 1 50 Jno. P. Manson   4 80
½ " 1 50 A. H. Curle   3 42
1 Sofa 5 00 Jas N. Kirby   15 00
1 Clock 3 00 N. K. Eagle   3 55
1 Carpet in sittin room 6 00 " D. P. Curtis   5 50
            49 19¾

Page 2

Inventory, Appraisement and account of
Sales Continued

  Property Appraised $ C Purchasers Names   $ C
1 Set andirons, Shovel + tongs 2 00 Mo. P. Manson   2 10
2 Spittoons   25 N. B. Smith   - 44
1 Fire screen   25 N. K. Eagle     10
3 Store jars + 2 jugs   75 N. L. Harwood     52
1 Tin Safe 2 00 Mo. C. Hubbard Paid 1 60
1 Confret 1 50 Wm H. Curtis jun.   3 00
1 Bureau 7 00 H. L. Harwood   11 00
1 Bead bead stead +c 20 00 Edwd Tabb   30 00
1 Looking Glass 1 00 H. L. Harwood   2 50
1 Pr Blankets 3 00 Edward Tabb   3 31
1 Bead quilt 1 50 John Williams Paid 1 75
1 do -- 1 50 D. P. Curtis   2 40
1 Half bushel + 1 peck measure   75 L. G. Charles     70
2 Pots of Lard 1 50 N. B. Smith   4 00
1 Cake of tallow (per lb 18 cts)   75 D. P. Curtis   1 17
3 Stone preserve jars   50 L. G. Charles     76
  Trum (unclear) in closet 1 00 N. L. Harwood     50
1 Pr. flat=irons   50 D. P. Curtis     51
14 Tea Spoons first Choice 10 00 Jno. P Manson   10 00
5 table spoons 12 00 D. P. Curtis   12 00
1 Large Ladle 3 00 Ditto   3 00
6 Green chairs 37 ½ 1 50 Edward Noz Paid 2 25
1 Lot Books 1 50 N. K. Eagle     11
1 Bead Bead stead + fixtures 20 00 N. K. Eagle   28 50
1 work-stand   50 Jas. H. Kirby     75
1 Flax-wheel   25 Mo. N. Eagle     25
1 Pair call(unclear) cards   38 Mo. H. Lee Paid   13
1 Churn 2 00 Babvar Shield   1 32
1 Bait Bucket   38 Jas. Chapman Paid   2
            124 80

Page 3

Inventory, Appraisement, and account of
Sales Continued.

  Property Appraised $ C Purchasers Names   $ C
1 Pr and irons 1 50 Kemp Minson Paid   56
  Lot of Trumpery in closet   50 H. L. Harwood     33
  White Lead + Spts. (unclear)   75 L. G. Charles Wm Curtis jun     52
1 Safe 1 00 D. P Curtis     41
1 Pr andirons 1 50 Jno P. Manson     50
2 Strip of Carpet 1 00 ditto     50
1 trundle Bead + fixtures 8 00 N. K. Eagle   29 24
1 Quilling frame   25 Edward Tabb     25
1 Chest   50 N. K. Eagle     9
1 Set of Window curtains 1 50 M(unclear) Manson   1 50
1 Lot of Knives and forks 1 00 N. N. Lee Paid 1 49
1 Belle Mettle Kettle 2 00 Jno. P. Manson   2 37 ½
2 Table cloths 1 50 J. B. Brittinham     75
2 Spinning Wheels   50 D. P. Curtis   1 40
1 Large (unclear)   75 D. P. Curtis     95
2 Small do. 1 00 Jas Kinley   1 19
1 Large oven   50 Thos. Minson Sr.     47
1 (Unclear) Tea Kettle + c   75 Thos Minson Sr.     97½
1 Cook Table   38 Jno. Eagle     7
1 Doc tray   25 J. B. Brittinham     10
1 Small oven   38 Jno Morris Paid   18
1 Tumble cart 3 00 L. G. Charles   2 17
1 Ox-Cart 4 00 Jno. Williams   3 00
1 Buggy + Harness 25 00 A Curle   32 25
1 Carriage + harness 40 00 Robt. Haldin   26 00
1 Pr. harness + Trumpery   50 N. K. Eagle   1 35
2 Plaughs   75 Jas. Chapman Paid   7
1 do. 1 50 L. G. Charles   1 35
1 Lot old wheels tires + 1 00 Jas. K. Kirby     27
2 hock + chain axe   75 Jno Eagle     40
            111 63

Page 4

Inventory appraisement and account of
Sales continued

  Property Appraisement $ C Purchasers Names   $ C
1 Barn Flour 7 00 Jno P. Manson   11 00
½ do. do. 3 00 N. K. Eagle   3 75
1 do. salt 1 75 L. G. Charles   1 85
103 lbs pork per lb   08 M. Redcross 16 16 48
  Corn per (unclear) 53 00 J. P. Selby Eagle   71 77
  Fodder for cow Lot 1 00 N. Taylor jun Paid 1 75
1 Horse 50 00 Thos Minson Sr   100 00
  Lime   13 Wm H. Curtis jun     13
  23 lbs beef per lb 2 00 N. B. Smith at gets   2 09
  Cattle, old Yoke 60 00 C. Miller.   65 00
  " Young do 50 00 N. K. Eagle   50 25
  Cow with calf 12 00 Jno. Eagle   12 00
  Cow, brindle, long horns 18 00 Jno. Eagle   18 50
  " " short " 11 00 Jno. F. Burnett   11 00
  " Black, white back 19 00 N. K. Eagle   19 75
  Heffer, black + white 19 00 N. K. Eeagle   19 75
  " red 12 00 Jack Wallace   12 00
1 Bull 17 00 L. G. Charles   17 25
3 Calves 16 00 N. K. Eagle   16 25
  Hogs, old black sow 5 00 Robt Waldin   5 00
  2d choice 3 00 Robt Waldin   3 03
3 do. 3 00 do. do.   3 00
2 Shoals Paid 3 00 C. Curtis jun   3 51
  Waffle irons   50 L. G. Charles     53
  Rocking Chair 2 50 Wm H. Curtis jr   2 82
287 lbs of pork at 8 cts 22 96 N. B. Smith at 16½ cts   47 35½
            513 79
  N Taylor Jr }Appraisors       1st page 49 19¾
  J. B. Buttingham       2d ditto 124 80
  Noah K. Eagle       3d ditto 111 63
          D. P. Curtis ad 799 41¾

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ink on paper

Citation

Curtis, Daniel P. , “Inventory, Elizabeth G. Elliott Estate, 1856 February 24,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed July 6, 2022, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/789.