.MTcxOTk.NzExODk

From Transcribe Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

A copy of the within & the following sent by Mr. Coleman Estes. If the negroes at Mr. Huckstep's should not suit you I have others at Capt. Smitth's in Louisa about 8 miles below Major Price's Tavern & near the three notched road, viz 1 Peyton about 28 or 29 years 2 Sophia 25 3 Sarah 1 } one family cost cash $1400 bout. [bought] of Mrs. Tabitha Smith

4 Ballard 14 or 16 800 5 Jack 14-16 800 6 Sally 15-16 600 } 2800 Do 7 Lewis 13 600

8 Tabitha 15-16 521 Dp

[Total] 4721 average $590 12 1/2/100

I have also a likely man at Mr. James Trices near Capt. Smith's named Peter aged from 28 to 36 years cost $825. These negros are also of very good character all or any of them you may take on the same terms. - As soon as I recover from my late indisposition I intend going to Albemarle. B B

[vertically at right side] B. B To Martin Dawson } Copy Letter March 17 1819