Richard W. Backus v. Admr. of John B. Williams, etc.: Chancery Cause, Prince Edward County
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In obedience of a decree of the County Court of Prince George We the Commissioners therein named, did on the 27th day of November 1830, sell at public auction to the highest bidder on a credit of three months, the slaves mentioned in said Decree belonging to Richard Williams Dec'd, for the sum of Seventeen hundred and twenty seven Dollars, and in further Obedience of said Court paid to James S. Gee administrator Debonisnon of John B. Williams Dec'd, the sum of Eight hundred & Sixty three Dollars and fifty Cents, and in right of his wife, the further sum of four hundred & thirty one Dollars and seventy five Cents, and to Richard W. Baccus the sum of four hundred & thirty one Dollars and seventy five Cents, for which sums their recpts will show,- the Commissioners further state that on the day of sale Ursa a negro woman belonging to said estate was sick and not sold - and at Prince George August Court 1833, sold Ursa and her young child on a credit of Three months for two hundred & fifty five dollars and paid the said amount to James S. Gee for which his recept will show. Given under our hands this 10th day of December 1833. A. Burge Thomas Daniel D Birchett Commissioners