William Simpson Inventory

Franklin County
February Term AD 1842
Page 576-577

An inventory of the personal property of the estate of William Simpson deceased, late of the County of Franklin and State of Indiana taken and appraised this 20th day of February 1839 by Stephen Craig & M. V. Simonson, Freeholders of the Township of Springfield, county and state afd.
1 bay mare 5.00
1 bay mare 40.00
1 black cow 12.00
1 red & white cow 9.00
1 brown heifer 8.00
1 red heifer 5.50
1 yoke of calves 5.00
1 heifer calf 2.00
1 bull calf 2.00
supposed 3 tons of hay @ $7.50/ 26.25
1 lot oats in the sheaf 1.00
oats by the bushel @.37/ 8.25
1 sow & 7 pigs 8.00
16 shoats 24.00
7 old sheep & 5 lambs 8.56
1 patent plough No. 5 4.00
1 patent plough No. 3 4.00
1 corn harrow with nine teeth 2.00
1 corn hoe .12
1 shovel .37
1 set of traces, haims, collar &c 1.50
2 rakes & forks .62
2 tight barrels .37
1 scythe & hangings 1.00
1 grindstone 1.75
1 iron kettle and bale 1.75
1 iron pot .62
1 iron kettle and bale 1.25
1 lot of corn @ 50/ bu, 30 bushels 15.00
bee hives & bees 1.50
1 mantle clock 10.00
1 silver watch 4.00
1 cupboard & ware 17.50
1 bedstead, bed & bedding 22.00
1 bedstead, bed & bedding 16.00
1 bedstead, bed & bedding upstairs 7.00
wheat in the bushel @ $1/bu 10bushel 10.00
ring and staple 0.50
1 barrel & vinegar 1.75
1 sugar firkin 0.50
1 large box upstairs 1.00
1 chest up stairs 0.75
1 big wheel 1.25
1 small wheel 1.75
1 reel 0.75
1 basket and flax 0.75
box & glass 0.25
1 bell 0.50
1 gun 0.75
1 collar 2.00
3 sickles 0.75
1 old chest 0.50
lot of sole leather 2.00
lot of upper leather 2.00
lot of upper leather 1.50
sheep shears 0.75
steelyards .62
basket and old iron 1.00
clamp 0.25
1 chest downstairs 1.00
1 chest downstairs 0.75
7 chairs 3.50
1 table 2.00
1 lot of pot metal 3.00
1 lot of pot metal 1.75
tub & pail .37
1 log chain 1.25
1 saddle 2.00
27 crocks 2.00
25 crocks 1.25
1 barrel & pickles 1.00
2 pewter plates 1.00
1 lot of tin ware 1.25
1 brittania tea pot 0.50
1 lot of sundries .37
1 barrel & beef 1.75
1 barrel & pork 9.00
shovel & tongs .62
coffee mill 1.00
1 set of white plates .31
1 set of small plates .18 3/4
4 red edged plates 0.25
bottle &c .18 3/4
1 churn 0.75
old tub & pail .12
lot of lasts .37
1 hand bellows 0.37
1 meal box and cover on porch 1.50
1 trunk 1.50
1 waggon 8.00
haims and breeching 1.00
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traces 1.00
2/5 of 8 acres of wheat 18.00
2 axes 2.00
1 silver watch 4.00
cash notes to the amount of 960.50
accounts to the amount of about 19.00



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