1842 Distribution - Estate of Austin S. Reeves

Austin S. Reeves Division of Slaves

Mason County, Kentucky
Will Book M, Page 356
15 Mar 1842


Agreeable to an order of the County Court of Mason we the undersigned being appointed to appraise and divide the slaves of Austin S. Reeves deceased after being duly sworn proceeded to divide the same finding the whole to be worth twenty eight hundred dollars to be divided into seven parts as follows, Benjamin Reeves drew Matilda and her child Pressley and pay Austin S. Reeves's heirs fifty dollars. Austin S. Reeves's heirs drew Larina and Harriet and is to receive of Benjamin Reeves fifty dollars. Sarah Reeves drew Charles and Mariah and pay John Reeves seventy five dollars, John Reeves drew Ann and is to receive of Sarah Reeves Seventy five dollars, Sibella Truitt drew Nancy, George Reeves drew Reuben and is to pay Mary Miller one hundred dollars, Mary Miller drew Nelly and her Child Sarah and is to receive one hundred dollars of George Reeves All of which we submit to the honorable Court of Mason. Given under our hands this 15th March 1842.

Mason County Sct.           April Court 1842       §           James Best
Division of Slaves of the estate of                       §          J. B. Claybrook
Austin S. Reeves deceased was returned            §        John Curtis
in Court and the same is ordered to be              §
recorded.                   Attest
                                                      John James Key clerk


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