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Inventory and Appraisement
Estate of Thomas Berry
 

Inventory of Thomas Berry

1 black horse $75 6 sheep $8.75

83.75

1 plough compleat $5.00 1 ditto shears $1.37 �

6.37 1/2

1 Fore .75 one old waggon $9.50

10.25

1 lock chain $1.50 1 pr. sleetyards 2.25

3.75

1 trumpet .25 1 currying knife .50

..75

Half sett of spoonmoles $1.00 2 iron hoops .33

1.33

1 sett of Dog irons $3.00 1 lanthorn .50

3.50

1 Pewter Dish 4 plates, 6 spoons & earthern plates

3.12 1/2

1 pr. tongs .62 1/2 5 knives & 3 forks

..95

1 kittle & oven $2.35 1 large kittle $4.25 1 pot .75

7.25

1 chair .25 3 ditto $1.00 1 table $2.00

3.25

1 pot rack $1.00 1 shovel 41 �, 1 looking glass 37 � 

1.79

1 churn .25 1 X cutt saw $2.50

2.75

1 spinning wheel $1.50 

1.50

1 grape .32 1/2 1 sythe & auger .25 

..57 1/2

1 drawing knife .25 

..25

2 riddles & wight .33 1 sifter .50 

..83

2 men's saddles $13.50 2 woman's ditto $9.00 

22.50

1 axe, pitch fork & sythe 

1.50

4 hoes & 1 wedge $1.25

1.25

1 bedstead & furniture $15.75 

15.75

1 ditto ditto $20.00 

20.00

4 sickles .50 1 bridle .33, 3 casks $1.00

1.83

A quanity of Rye $8.50 

8.50

2 staw baskets & Reg. wool, 40 bushels rye @ 41� 

17.60

1 chest .75 6 waggon boxes $1.29

2.04

Wearing apparel $24.50

24.50

A quanity of corn 

12.00

14 pigs 6 at $6.00, 3 at $3.00, 5 at $5.75 

14.75

(subtotal)

274.19 �

2 soitted sows $2.50 6 hogs $10.00 

12.50

1 cow $9.00 1 ditto $10.00 1 do $9.00 1 ditto & bell $10.00 1 ditto $11.00 

49.00

1 red heifer $6 1 ditto $4.50,1 ditto $3.00  ditto $4.25 

17.00

1 ditto 41.75 1 bull $5.00, 1 steer $4.50 

11.25

2 calves $3.50

3.50

Hames chains & bridle $1.75 1 graining knife .50 

2.25

Old iron .25, 1 fifth chain 62 � 

.87 1/2

A quantity of flax 

4.00

1 grind stone .50, 5 geese $1.50, 1 candlestick .25  2.25
1 pot rack $1.00, 1 sad iron .25, 1 book $1.50  2.75
1 saddle cloth & sirsingle  2.75
Negro Adam $300.00, Negro Fillis $300.00 600.00
 1 bay mare $40.00  40.00

An Inventory and appraisment of the estate of Thomas Berry dec.d
taken and made the 5th day of September 1799

John McCauley   
William McFerson  
William Doran  
 James Hope   
      Appr.     

       

At a court held for Washington County the 24th day of January 1800.
This inventory and appraisment was returned to Court and ordered to be recorded
Attest 
And.W Russell  D.C.

Will Book 2, Washington County, Virginia, page 239

 

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