Inventory of William Beasly

Franklin County
December Term AD 1848
Pages 258-59
White Water Township
An inventory of the goods, chattels and effects of the personal estate of William Beasly, late of Franklin County, deceased to wit
16 hogs 44.00
11 pigs 4.12
13 sheep 9.75
1 yearlin colt 15.00
1 two year old colt 25.00
1 sorrel mare 25.00
1 brown horse 50.00
1 bay horse 55.00
1 speckled muly cow 11.00
1 red cow 10.00
1 spotted cow 9.00
1 brown cow 11.00
1 large heiffer 7.00
1 small heiffer 3.50
1 spotted calf 2.00
1 cradle and scythe 2.50
3 scythes and tackling 3.0
5 large cast sugar kettles 10.50
1 log chain .75
160 crocks for sugar water @ 3 a piece 4.50
a lot of old iron .75
1 grind stone .12
3 wash tubs 1.25
1 chopping axe .75
1 chopping axe .25
2 iron wedges .75
3 hoes .12
40 bushels corn (supposed to be) 10.00
1 waggon 25.00
1 plough No. 6 9.00
1 plough No. 6 4.50
1 plough No. 3 5.00
1 plough No. 3 .75
1 wind mill .50
1 dung fork .45
2 single trees .25
4 collars 2.25
1 set gearing 1.25
1 set gearing 1.37
1 harness and traces .37
2 blind bridles .75
1 pr double lines .25
1 blind bridle .06
1 curry comb .10
1 saddle 2.25
1 bridle & martingales .25
2 wooden buckets .30
1 slop bucket and 1 tin bucket .10
1 churn .62
1 brass kettle .40
1 skillet pot and oven 1.00
1 boiler .06
a lot of old tools consisting of 2 augers, axe, saw, &c .75
1 cross cut saw 2.00
1 seive .37
1 steel yards .50
8 split bottom chairs 1.25
1 large spinning sheel 2.75
1 reel .50
40 lbs rolls 12.00
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1 glass & clothes brush .12
8 blankets @1.75 each 14.00
1 quilt 1.00
1 quilt 1.25
1 pitch fork .25
1 flannel quilt 1.50
1 cotton quilt .37
1 pair sheets .75
1 sheet .18 3/4
1 bed, feather and wool and 2 pillows 6.00
1 straw tick .40
1 bed sted and cord 3.00
1 waggon cover 1.25
1 trundle bed and clothing and bedstead 3.25
1 trundle bedstead and cord 1.00
1 bed part feather and part wool, pillow and bolster 3.00
1 straw tick 1.00
1 pair sheets .75
1 quilt .25
1 bed sted and cord .75
window curtains for 3 windows .75
1 settee .50
1 mantle clock 2.00
frying pan, tea kettle & pot hooks .75
crane and trammels .75
scales & weights .50
cupboard ware including knives and forks 2.73
drawing knife .37
pair smoothing irons .30
jugs .15
crockery ware .25
feathers .20
lot of barrels 1.25
1 field of wheat suppposed to be 8 acres @ $5.25/ acre 42.00
7 acres of grass @ 1.75/acre 12.25
north field of corn supposed 2 acres 12.00
south field of corn supposed 4 acres 12.00
east field of corn supposed 8 acres 24.00
field oats supposed to be 7 acres 20.00
total $576.14

There was no money, bank bills or other circulating medium belonging to sd estate. The above is a just and true inventory of the personal property of William Beasly deceased as exhibited to us by Levi Ayres, administrator and appraised by us in the presence of said administrator on the 5th day of July 1847.
John C. Powner
George M. Gaughy, appraisers



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