Title: Bill of Sale: Ellen A. Beatty to J. Patton Anderson – Feb. 28, 1860
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00085649/00002
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Title: Bill of Sale: Ellen A. Beatty to J. Patton Anderson – Feb. 28, 1860
Physical Description: Archival
Language: English
Creator: Beatty, Ellen A.
Baker, Christopher A. ( Transcriber )
Publication Date: 1860
Subject: Civil War
Spatial Coverage: North America
North America -- United States of America -- Florida
North America -- United States of America -- Tennessee
North America -- United States of America
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Bibliographic ID: UF00085649
Volume ID: VID00002
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: 23jc


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Ellen A. Beatty
Bill of Sale
To J. Patton Anderson
38 negroes

For the consideration of Twenty Thousand Dollars I have this day given, granted, sold,
afd conveyed and delivered unto J. Patton Anderson all of the following negroes, slaves
for life. Towit, Alfred aged about twenty one years. Hannah aged about thirty two years;
Judy aged about fifteen years; Lowrie aged about thirteen years; Davy aged ten years;
George aged about nine years; Eliza aged about seven years; Claiborne aged about six
years; Sam aged about three years; Ellen aged about nine months; Lewis (Ann's) aged
about twenty one years; Garret (Blacksmith) aged about forty years; Lewis (Iris's) aged
about eighteen years; Peyton aged about eighteen years; Rozetta aged about sixteen
years; Peggy aged about sixteen years; Gusty aged about fourteen years; Alice aged about
twenty eight years; Mays aged about eleven years; Ann aged about six years; and Thomas
aged about five years; all of which negroes are mine without limitation or reserve;--- And
also the following slaves in which I only own a life estate, which estate, during my
natural life I also convey to said Anderson for the above consideration; towit; Judy aged
about sixty years; Moses aged about twenty six years; Absolom aged about twenty two
years; Emily aged about twenty four years and her two children, Julianna and Minerva;
Elizabeth aged about twenty six years and her three children William Henry, Violet and
an infant girl; Davy aged about thirty five years; Scylla aged about twenty one years and
her two children Carrie and Jeff; Harriet aged about Sixty; Sandy aged about twenty and
Margaret aged about eighteen;---
In presence of Given under my hand and seal
A. Warner Clisby this 28th day of February 1860
M.L. Bybee
Ellen A. Beatty (seal)

Transcribed by Christopher A. Baker, University of Florida, 2008.

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