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Slavery Papers

 Collection — Box: 157
Identifier: MSS 1956-230
Scope and Contents Includes a manuscript entitled, "List of slaves owned by Trombley Smith", regards Airville plantation, Virginia, on July 1, 1828. The list shows the name, age, occupation, and in some cases the ancestry of the slaves, as well as births (male or female) and details of deaths. Also, following the names of some slaves, in parenthesis, are notes showing dates of sales of slaves and name of purchaser. Likewise are notes showing dates of purchases of slaves and name of person from whom purchase was made. Includes manuscript quitclaim or bill of sale by John Brett, Jr., Jackson County, Florida, January 18, 1848 to William Damiel. The instrument was notarized by "acting...
Dates: Created: 1822-1848; Other: Date acquired: 10/01/1956

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  • Repository: FSU Special Collections & Archives X
  • Subject: Legal documents. X
  • Names: Airville Plantation X