Bruce Baird notes.
Subject: Estate record of Jesse Tatum d. 1790 Henry County, Virginia.
Date: May 13, 1998
In a question from me, Bruce sent this response.
You sent me a copy of this on 28 Oct 1995 and it's probably worse than
your copy, but here's my best guess.
148 October Court 1790
Admin. (Administration) of the Estate of Jesse Tatum dec'd is granted to
Edw'd Tatum who made oath accord'n (according) to Law & with George
Hairslor? his Lacry? (whatever meaning correct) amt'd (amount) into Bond
& ack'n (acknowledge) the same, -- Jonathan Hanby, Wm Carter, James Lyon
& Stephen Lyon are appn't (appointed) appraisers to the sd (said) Estate
Memorandum of the Estate of Jessee Tatum Dec'd appraised by James Lyon,
Jhon Hanby & Stephen Lyon being first sworn ---
(list of items)
Novem'r 24th day 1790.