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At a Court held for Chesterfield County April 3rd 1767. this deed was acknowledged by parsons Bradley party thereto and Mary his wife being privily [privately] examined also acknowledged the same and was ordered to be recorded. Teste Ben. Watkins Clk A Copy Teste Th. Watkins C.

(15) An appraisment of Parsons Bradleys Estates

dead Dick a negro man about 25 years old £70 - - sold to [illegible] Dilcey a negro woman about 22 years old £65 - - dead [boy?] Cloe Ditto [a negro woman about] 24 years old £55 - - dead long ago Betty a girl about 4 years old £20 - - sold to [illegible] Aggy Ditto [a girl about] 6 years old £25 - - set free Abby Ditto [a girl about] 1½ years old £15 - - 2 work horses £8; 2 cows £4.5; 1 young steer 1 of 12 15 - 1 Bed and furniture £7. 1 ditto £7.10 14 10 - 1 Bed, Bedstead, Bolster, 1 rug and 1 sheet 5 - - 1 Cart and Wheels and 1 pair of Harnes 35/ - 1x cut saw 2 of 2 15 - 1 mans saddle bridle and saddle cloth 2 - - 2 augurs 1 gouge and one chisel 5; 1 blk Walnut Table 1 5 - 1 Gun bayonet sword and cartouch box 2 15 - 2 small trunks 1 pair money scales and one letter case - 14 - 3 pair cords 7/ 1 raizor and strop 2/ 7.00 spun Cotton 17/6 1 6 6 2 Books 1/3 1 search 6d. 1 doz pewter plates and 5 dishes 27/- 1 8 9 5 Knives and 9 forks 5/- 1 pad lock 9d; 2 Cyder Casks 5/ - 10 9 1 Pine table and Cloth 2/ 1 candlestick and snuffers 1/6 - 3 6 1 Spice Mortar and pessell [pestle] 5/ 1 Candle mould 6d - 5 6 1 Tea Pot 2 Canisters 1 funnel and one pepper box - 3 - 6 Old Chairs 4/ 6 sickles 5/ 1 pair Tongs 2/6 - 11 6 2 box Irons and 3 heaters 7/6 1 tea Kettle and Tribbet 7/6 - 15 - 1 Jug 1/ a parcel flax 2/6 2 wheels 10/ 250 lbs bacon @ 5d 5 17 8 4 Iron pots 20/- 1 rack 2 pair Hooks and [flesh?] forks 11/- - 1 11 1 box and Lumber 12/6 1 spinning wheel 3/- 1 Frying Pan5/1 - 0 6 4 Plates 1 Tub 1 Churn 2 trays and one Rundlet - 15 - 2 pairs harness &c for a loom - 6 - [Total] £300.8.8