Inventory of John Mitchell

Franklin County
December Term A.D. 1850
Pages 583-584

The undersigned, Joseph Todd and Augustus Benton [came] and took an oath to faithfully discharge the duties of appraisers of the goods and chattels of John Mitchell deceased to the best of their judgment and ability. Given under my hand and seal this 9th day of March A.D. 1849, Joseph Todd, Augustus Benton. Wm. B. Cox Sr. Justice of the Peace. March 10th 1849. Inventory of the personal property of John Mitchell, dec'd, appraised by Joseph S. Todd and Augustus Benton as follows to wit.
a bureau 10.00
a bedstead 4.00
settee 2.00
stand .50
a lot of books 2.00
tea spoons .25
looking glass .25
window blinds 1.50
2 old axes .50
hammer, chisel, and 2 augers .95
old plough 1.00
wheelbarrow 1.00
2 shovels 1.25
log chain 2.00
dung fork .50
2 pitchforks .62
half bushel .25
1 barrell .50
2 barrells 1.25
basket .25
umbrella .75
spectacles nv
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traveling bag 1.25
stone jugs .50
steelyards 1.00
a table cloth .50
a table cloth .37
a table cloth .25
lantern .15
bucket and keg .10
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hand saw .50
2 bells .75
sugar box .50
keg .25
scissors .15
chair .10
20 doz chickens 2.40
4 bags .40
lard keg .15
bedtick & bolster .50
bed & bedding 15.00
book .75
clothing 12.00
boot & shoes 5.00
hat 1.00
chamber pots .37
shaving tools 1.25
sheep shears .50
bible 1.00
bestead 2.00
bedding 10.00
ladders .50
note on Walter Mitchell 138.96
interest on note 1.83
note on Walter Mitchell 60.00
interest on note 1.80
note on George Mitchell 112.85
interest on note 3.38
note on George Mitchell 3000.
interest on note 90.
note on George Mitchell 2500
interest on note 75.
note on George Mitchell 18.66
interest on note 1.12
note on Robert Mitchell 210.00
interest on note 2.00
note on John Mitchell 500.00
interest on note 25.00
note on Augustus Benton 12.00
account on George Mitchell 26.25


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