Inventory of Joseph Wallace

Franklin County
March Term AD 1848
Pages 35-38
An inventory of the goods, chattels, rights, credits, moneys, and effects of Joseph Wallace, late of Franklin County and State of Indiana, deceased, taken by John P. Brady, administrator of the estate of the said deceased, with the assistance of Martin Quick and James Souder, appraisers called and duly sworn for that purpose
5 bee hives 1.25
1 maul and wedges .37
2 broad hoes and 1 old axe .50
1 lot of sundry irons .60
1 old cider barrel .30
1 barrel and cider 2.00
2 old barrels .20
2 old boxes and 1 bee hive .12
1 wash board and wash tub .30x
3 crocks and lard .60
2 crocks .15
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1 lot of old crocks, 1 keg, 1 old bucket & some soap grease .50
1 chicken coop .15
1 trough and soap 1.00
1 trough and soap and two old kegs .50
1 old work bench and lumber .20
1 bed stead and cord .30
1 small wash kettle .80x
1 large wash kettle 1.00x
1 washing machine 1.25x
1 mans saddle, bridle, and martingale 2.00
1 stone hammer and trowell 1.00
1 old auger and sickle .10
1 pair of steel yards 1.25x
1 woman's saddle, bridle and martingales 10.00x
1 meal sieve .35x
1 lantern .20x
1 lot of bags 1.00
1 wash board .20x
1 churn .50
1 coffee mill .10x
1 old tea pot, cheese hoop and two whet stones .10
1 tin bucket .20x
1 brass kettle .50x
1 tea kettle .30
2 smoothing irons .35x
1 griddle .40x
1 frying pan .30x
1 dinner pot .40x
1 bake oven and lid .30
1 old table and some tin ware .15
2 wooden bowls .10x
1 old cupboard and 3 old crocks .75
3 old andirons .10
1 barrel and some beef 1.25
1 nail hammer .30x
1 swill bucket .12x
5 stands of bees @ $2.50 ea 12.50
1 corn basket and 2 old crocks .80
1 old bed tick and two old quilts .50x
1 box keg and seeds .10
1 chopping axe .50x
1 shovel .40
1 harrow 2.50
1 log chain 1.25
1 scoop chain .80
1 double tree, single tree, open ring and old tub 1.00
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1 No. 7 plow 8.00
1 No. 3 plow 5.75
1 shovel plow .50
1 mowing scythe .31
1 cradle and scythe .78
1 hay rigging .06
1 old barrel keg and box .06
1 stable fork, rake and flail .75
2 boxes and timber .50
1 pitch fork and 1 wooden fork .25
1 lot of wheat 12.00
1 lot of benches? .12
1 lot of chickens 5.25x
1 lot of potatoes 1.00x
1 pied and white cow 9.00x
1 brown cow 9.00
1 muly cow 10.00
1 speckled steer 2.50
1 red heifer 1.25x
23 hogs 43.25
off wind mill 8.35
1 sorrel filly 15.00
1 half bushel measure .20
1 lot of corn 25.00
1 lot of flax .08
10 sheep 8.75x
1 waggon and bows 55.00
1 gray horse 50.00
1 roane mare 45.00
2 full set of gears and 1 old collar 10.0
1 set of breast chains 1.00
1 clothes line .10
1 lot of oats 9.00
1 lot of barley 6.00
1 box .25x
1 barrel .10
1 lot of wool and rolls .50x
1 reel .75x
1 box and flax .50
2 old tea boxes .20
1 box and slate frame .25
1 red and dried apples .90x
1 lot of hops .10
1 coffee sack and lot of shugar spiles .12
1 spinning wheel .50x
1 large wheel 1.50x
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1 lot of leather, last, and some buckets .25x
1 lot of ropes .25
1 lot of clover and timothy seed and the cloths containing them 1.00
1 ? Old irons .10
1 pair of scales and weights 1.25
1 dining table and oil cloth 2.00x
1 stand 1.25x
1 mantel clock 2.00x
1 pair of tongs and 1 shovel .50x
1 pair andirons .75x
8 chairs 2.00x
1 wash board and 1 dish pan .30x
1 tin bucket and coffee pot .50x
6 tin cups and 1 dipper .25x
2 candel sticks and 1 strainer .20x
7 crocks .40x
1 lot of cupboard ware 5.00x
1 corner cupboard 5.00x
1 bake oven, skillet, 2 lids, 1 set of pot hooks and small dinner pot 1.00x
1 looking glass .75x
1 lot of woolen yarn 2.50x
1 lot of stocking yarn .60x
1 bed, bedstead, and bedding including 2 blankets, 2 old quilts, 2 sheets and 1 coverlet 15.00x
2 sheets .50x
2 table cloths, 2 stand cloths, and 2 pillow slips .60x
2 blankets .50x
1 bed, bedstead, and bedding including 2 coverlets, 3 blankets, 1 quilt, curtains &c 20.00x
1 bed, bedstead and bedding 14.00x
1 bureau and cover 8.00x
1 clothes press 2.00x
7 yards more of less of cloth 5.25
1 flannel quilt .75x
1 bed quilt .25x
history of Josephus in 2 volumes 1.00x
5 books 1.00x
2 pocket books .20x
1 box .03x
1 razor, strap and box .50
4 window curtains and 1 towel .05x
1 lot of knives and forks, spoons and rolling pin 1.00x
1 lot of carpeting 2.80x
1 small box and some shoemaker's tools .25
  $516.74

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Given under our hands this 18th day of January 1847
Martin Quick
James Louder, appraisers
x = taken by widow at appraisement



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