Inventory of James Samuels

Franklin County
June Term AD 1849
Page 461-464
An Inventory of the goods and chattels of James Samuels, deceased, taken by Judah Hinkley, executor and appraised by Stephen Craig and James Merrill this 21st day of September 1847

1 meat tub and can? 1.00x
2 kegs .75
1 trunnel bedstead .50
1 wash tub .25
1 grind stone .25
1 copper kettle 3.00
1 iron kettle .75
1 iron kettle 1.00
1 iron kettle .25
1 iron kettle .50x
1 brace & bits 1.25
3 old planes 1.00
1 lot of old planes 1.50
1 fro & iron wedge .75
6 old augers 1.50
3 old saws 1.00
1 box of old chisels & irons 1.00
1 pair of ?? .75
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2 trowels & 1 drawing knife & whet stone .37
1 cross cut saw 2.00
3 old sickles .25
2 old barrels .18x
1 large kettle 1.00
1 broad axe 1.00
2 ox yokes .50
1 mattock .25
1 new plow 10.00
2 old sythes .12
1 lot of rakes and forks .25
1 fanning mill 3.00
1 2 horse wagon 50.00
1 harrow 2.00
1 5th chain & log chain & stretchers 3.25
1 tar bucket & basket .12
3 old bags .18 3/4x
1 mans saddle & bridle 4.37
1 lot of curry combs & old irons .25
2 sets of harness & lines 9.00
1 hip strap & a pair of chains & old harness 1.25
1 stone hammer, foot adze & singletree .87
1 old plow .50
2 corn plows 5.00
1 shovel plow 1.00
1 wood bed and bolster 1.00
1 ton of hay 4.00x
1 lot of hay 12.00
12 bushels of wheat @ 50 per bushel 6.00x
1 lot of wheat 15.00
1 lot of oats 21.00
4 old barrels, half bushel & box .37
1 mare & colt 20.00
1 bay horse 52.50
1 old bay mare 5.00
1 bull 8.00
1 cow and young calf 10.00x
1 dun cow & calf 16.00x
1 white heifer & calf 12.00x
1 black cow with with face 10.00x
1 small red cow 9.00x
1 lot of corn in the field at John Gilchrist 30.00
1 little bull 4.00
1 red heifer yearling 4.00x
1 2 year old colt 45.00
1 year old colt 30.00
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1 field of corn 70.00
3 acres of corn east end of field 19.50x
1 lot of corn in the field 18.00
1 pair of old sled runners .75
1 old sleigh .25
2 stands of bees 6.00
14 head of sheep 10.50
1 sow & 8 pigs 9.00
1 sow and 4 pigs 5.00
1 sow and 4 pigs 3.50
1 sow and 9 pigs 10.00
1 spotted sow 2.75x
1 lot of hogs large and small 50.00
1 hog in the pen 2.75x
1 old side saddle 5.00x
1 old sword 1.00
1 stove and cooking utensils 8.00x
1 old cupboard & contents 2.75
1 seive & steelyard &c 1.25
1 old table .25
1 table & contents 6.00x
1 table 1.00
1 mantle clock 1.50
1 cradle .25x
1 bedstead & bedding 15.00x
1 watch 5.00x
1 masonic diploma .25x
1 large map .50
1 old looking glass .12
1 pair of sheep shears .37
clover seed & bucket, timothy seed & keg 2.00
1 rifle gun & accountrements 8.00
1 old beaureau 1.00
1 bed, bedstead & bedding 7.00
1 bed, bedstead & bedding 6.00
1 bed, bedstead & bedding 1.00
1 basket & contents .25
1 bureau 7.00x
1 book case 2.00
1 bed, bedstead & bedding 8.00
1 double coverlet 3.00
1 stand .50
1 big wheel .75x
5 chairs 1.00x
7 old chairs 1.50
1 book of the United States & maps 3.00
1 lot of congressional globe papers 1.00
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1 lot of old journals .12
4 vols of Don Quixote .50
1 lot of law books 1.00
1 revised statutes 1.00
2 vols of Josephus 2.00
1 History of England 1.50
Wesley Notes 1.00
1 lot old books .75
4 old books .75
1 theological dictionary .50
1 old bucket .25x
1 fire shovel .25x
1 axe and hoe 1.12x
2 axes .75
1 spade & 3 hoes .75
1 sythe & hangings .50
1 lot of leather 1.50
16 geese 2.00
1 lot of chickens 1.00
1 lot of potatoes 1.00x
total amount $762.08

x = widow's selection



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