Inventory of Barnet McCombs

Franklin County
April Term A.D. 1855
Pages 175-179

The following is an inventory of the personal property of the estate of Barnet McCombs, deceased late of the County of Franklin Indiana this September 25th day of 1849.

Bed No. 1 consisting of bedstead, feather bed, straw tick, 1 sheet, 1 blanketand 1 coverlet, 2 pillows and valens 20.00
Bed No. 2 consisting of bedstead, feather bed, straw tick, 1 quilt, 1 blanket, 1 sheet, 1 bed spread, boltster, 2 pillows and valens 14.00x
Bed No. 3 consisting of bedstead, feather bed, straw tick, 1 quilt, 1 blanket, 1 sheet, 2 pillows and valens 10.00x
Bed No. 4 consisting of bedstead, feather bed, straw tick, 1 quilt, 1 blanket, 1 sheet 6.00x
1 straw tick .40x
1 chest .50x
1 largest red box .o5x
1 small red box .37
1 large table 4.50
1 bureau 4.00x
1 book of martyrs .75x
2 volumes of the works of Josephus 2.00
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1 book Sturms reflections .75
1 book officers guide .50
1 book Universalism against itselt .65
1 book The American Tract Society .30
1 book Clays Speeches .25
1 book Palmers Travels .10
1 brass clock 5.00x
6 winsor chairs 1.50x
3 old split bottom chairs .30x
1 lot of queensware consisting of 2 dishes, 34 plates, 4 bake dishes, 2 sets cups and saucers, 2 pitchers and 7 saucers 3.50
1 set of dark handled knives and forks .60
4 sets white handled knives and forks 2.40
1 bread sarver and lot of old vials .25
1 lot glass tumblers 27 in number 1.50
1 lot of cupboard ware in cupboard consisting of 1 tea pot, 1 set of cups and saucers, 8 plates, 2 butter plates, 1 bowl , 2 cream cups and sugar dish, 1 large dish, 6 radish plates, 6 blue edged plates, 3 large dishes, 2 small dishes, 3 old plates, 9 saucers and 6 cups, 2 mugs and 2 pitchers 3.37x
1 lot glassware 3 bottles 1 tumbler, 2 wine glasses and salt cup .65
1 lot knives and forks, 10 of each .75
5 large and 3 small spoons .15
1 bread sarver .10
1 set of and irons .30x
1 old table 1.50x
1 cooking stove and cooking utensils 11.00
1 lot tinware consisting of large pan and 2 old buckets .25x
1 coffee mill 0.25
2 sad irons .35x
1 oven lid and hooks .40x
1 stone jug .10
1 lot of potters ware consisting of 5 crocks and 12 pans .37
1 old coffee mill .12
1 churn .50
1 grind stone .15
1 large spining wheel 1.25
1 check reel .25
1 small spinning wheel .40
1 side saddle 4.00x
1 coverlet .75
2 pillows .75
wool in rolls 1.75x
1 comfort cotton patch work 1.25
1 old flannel quilt .50
1 striped linsey quilt .50
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2 old cotton quilts .50
1 blanket .50
1 cotton comfort .50x
1 pair steel yards .50
2 old wash tubs .25
1 old slop bucket .05
1 large brass kettle 1.12x
1 small brass kettle .50
1 large basket .15x
1 wash board .15x
1 slop barrel .05
1 tar bucket and small keg .10
1 large kettle and bales 1.25
1 broken kettle and bales .20x
1 large pine box .15
3 old barrels in old house .15
1 barrel with 8 or 10 gallons vinegar 2.00
1 carpenters work bench .50
1 loom 6.00
1 pair weavers gears .12x
1 old set of and irons .03
2 wagon boxes, old horse shoes, rods &c .15
1 barrel of vinegar in smoke house 1.50
1 meat barrel and old salt barrel .50
1 large empty lard keg .10x
1 coarse hand saw .50
1 fine hand saw .75
3 moulding planes 1.00
2 rabiting planes .60
2 beed planes .40
1 pannel plow plane 1.00
1 jack plane .25
1 fore plane .37
1 brace and 8 bits .75
1 2 inch auger .70
1 drawing knife .50
1 large guage .10
1 1 inch auger .20
1 small broad axe .75
4 old plane bits .25
6 old chissels, small box &c .60
1 large square 1.00
1 small square .35
1 claw hammer .15
1 pair pincers .12x
1 cross cut saw & file 3.50
1 scoop shovel .75
7 old plane stocks .30
1 bill hook .25
1 syth, snead and old sickle .50
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1 grub hoe .25
1 small iron wedge .50
1 large iron wedge .25
1 choping axe 1.00
1 old meat axe .10
1 old peacock plow .50
1 two horse wagon 40.00
1 sythe & cradle 1.00
1 large peacock plow 4.50
1 shovel plow 2.00
1 cutting box 1.25
1 log chain 1.50
1 3 prong fork .25
1 wheat fan 14.00
1 hay fork .20
3 old barrels in barn .10x
1 old rake & fork handle .10
1 large box in barn .25
1 old half bushel .15
1 sheep skin .15
1 white cow 11.00
1 white back roan cow 12.00
1 red cow with white face 9.50
1 mewly heifer 7.00
1 dark red and white heifer 7.00
1 red heifer 5.50x
1 pale red and white heifer 4.50x
1 light dun heifer 3.50
1 white bull calf 2.00
1 red bull calf 2.00
1 heifer calf 2.00
6 sheep 1st choice 5.00x
15 head of sheep 11.00
1 roan mare 65.00
1 black mare 38.00x
1 grey mare 25.00
1 yearling colt 16.00
1 black colt 10.00
1 clay bank colt 10.00
1 small peacock plow 2.00
1 drag harrow 2.00
1 double tree & 2 singletrees .50
1 singletree & clevis .30
1 set of harness & check lines 9.50
2 pair of plow gears 2.50
1 2 inch chissel .37
1 hatchet .37
1 oil stone .50
1 set of match planes 1.25
3 moulding planes .50
1 screw driver .10
1 1 inch chissel .25
1 1 inch auger .37
1 1 inch auger .12
1 old scythe blade .06
1 set of old britchen 1.00
2 blind bridles .50
2 old collars 1.50
2 old halters .40
1 old saddle 2.00
1 old wagon bed .75
5 head of hogs choice of14 large shoats 10.00
6 small shoats 5.50
9 head of shoats balance of 14 largest shoats 13.50
1 sow and 9 pigs 12.00
1 sow and 6 pigs 6.00
1 large barrow 5.00
29 geese 2.90
1 old shovel plow 1.25
1 one horse harrow with teeth & clevis .60
northeast corn field supposed to be 8 acres 40.00x
east half of the south east corn field supposed to be 8 acres 28.50
one half of the west half of the south east cornfield supposed to be 7 acres in all 11.00
one half of the south west lot of corn supposed to be 5 acres in all 9.50
hay in stable mow supposed to be 2 tons 15.50
oats in barn mow supposed to 35 dozen 4.21
wheat in the straw supposed to be 40 bushels 14.00
1 spaying needle .05
7 wagon bows .70
1 washing machine 2.50
1 fro n.v.
1 due bill on William H. Roberts for the sum of $14.56 dated March 26th AD1849 14.56
interest .44
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one note of hand on Jethro Gun and John Weggan for the sum of $6.75 3/4 dated February 27th day 1832, credited February 11th 1833 for the sum of $4 leaving (good) 2.75 3/4
interest 2.69
one due bill on Samuel Brown for $10 dated March 17th 1847 (doubtful) 10.00
interest 1.47
one due bill on Richard Chambers for the sum of $90 dated January the 3rd 1843 (bad) 90.00
interest 36.32
an account against Samuel Swift for the sum of $13.10 dated from Dec. 8th 1832 to June 3rd 1836 13.10
an account against Jethro Gunn for the sum of $5.85 dated fromo Nov 1st 1839 to Sept 25th 1847 (Good) 5.85
an account against Samuel Jackson for the sum of $1.70 dated from Oct 1st 1842 to January 13th 1844 1.70
an account on Elizabeth Philips for the sum of $33.33 cents dated March the 20th 1845 to Oct 3rd (bad) 33.33
an account against William Price for the sum of $5.83 dated from Oct 28th 1844 to Nov 8th 1848 (doubtful) 5.83
an account against H. & A. W. Blackledge for the sum of $35.60 dated 1843 35.60
no money on hand in said estate
total 909.77 3/4

Martin Williams
John White, appraisers
x = widow's selection


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