Inventory of Jeremiah Whitney

Franklin County
April Term AD 1856
Pages 504-506

An inventory of the personal estate of Jeremiah Whitney deceased, taken by Asa J. Whitney and John P. Brady executors and appraised by Samuel S. Shirk & Samuel O. Roberts

No. Description of Property Value
1 1 meat axe .25
2 1 half of crow barr .40
3 well bucket, latch & chain .30
4 1 chopping axe .75
5 1 sprouting & 1 broad hoe .25
6 1 spade and lot of glass 1.70
7 1 maul and wedge .50
8 1 wheel barrow 1.50
9 1 box & lot of old irons .25
10 1 small grind stone .25
11 1 mason hammer & trowel .75
12 1 froe .50
13 1 drawing knife .50
14 1 chissel and square .25
15 1 screw driver .10
16 1 shovel plow .25
17 2 plow shovels .50
18 1 No. 7 plow 1.00
19 1 cultivator 4.00
20 1 half big harrow 2.50
21 1 No. 1 plow 4.00
22 4/11 iron plow 2.18
23 2 single & 1 double tree & 1 clevice .50
24 2 plow single trees & 2 open rings .40
25 2/3 portable cider mill 16.00
26 1 reap hook & scythe .75
27 1 hand saw .50
28 1 cross cut saw 2.00
29 5 augers .50
30 1 grain cradle & scythe 1.00
31 1 saddle, bridle, blanket & pair saddle bags 7.00
32 1 tar bucket .05
33 1 2 horse wagon 40.00
34 1 wood bed 1.50
35 1 lot of corn 75.00
36 1 buggy and harness 75.00
37 1 fanning mill 10.00
38 2 forks and 1 rake .75
39 2 barrels & one box .50
40 1 half bushel measure .10
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41 1 pr blind bridles 1.00
42 2 collars 1.00
43 1 lot plow gears 1.00
44 2 lead lines .50
45 1 old saddle .50
46 2 riding bridles .70
47 1 scoop and dirt shovel 25
48 1 pair old hames .25
49 1 pair hames and traces 1.25
50 1 pair breast chains .50
51 1 manure fork .10
52 1 curry comb .10
53 1 lot of wheat 80.00
54 1 lot of oats 12.00
55 1 lot of oats 10.00
56 1 lot of hay 10.00
57 about 20 chickens (improved stock) 6.00
58 about 60 chickens (common) 5.00
59 3/5 of 5 acres wheat 12.00
60 of 5 sheep 5.00
61 1 old red cow 20.00
62 1 red cow 20.00
63 1 roan cow 16.00
64 2 red heifers 24.00
65 1 spotted heifer 7.00
66 1 red heifer 6.00
67 1 sow and 19 shoats 110.00
68 1 sorrel mare 50.00
69 1 sorrel horse 70.00
70 4 fat hogs 25.00
71 note on Calvin Jones due 20th day of June 1854
72 including interest up to date 155.00
73 account on Joseph Whitney 25.00
74 account on Philip Alvay 2.80
75 account on School Dist No. 2 .30
76 Money in hand 40.00
1 dollar note on new Post Safety Fund Bank supposed to be worth .15
902.23

Inventory continued. the following household and kitchen goods specially bequeathed to the widow
77 1 bedstead, bed and bedding 15.00
78 1 bed, bedstead, and bedding 10.00
79 chest 1.00
80 1 side saddle 5.00
81 1 bedstead, bed and bedding 15.00
82 1 bureau 5.00
83 1 mantle clock 2.00
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84 1 corner cupboard and ware 10.00
85 1 set chairs 1.00
86 1 trunnel bed and bedding 3.00
87 1 lot books 1.00
88 3 bed quilts & 1 blanket 6.00
89 2 shovels and 1 pair of tongs .50
90 1 corn basket .40
91 1 bedstead, bed and bedding 10.00
92 1 dinner table 1.00
93 1 stand 1.00
94 1 cooking stove and ware 10.00
95 1 set chairs 1.00
96 dresser ware 3.00
97 1 pair and irons .50
98 1 safe 2.00
99 1 lot tin ware 1.00
100 1 pair steel yards .50
101 3 barrels 3.50
102 1 old cooking stove and ware 6.00
103 1 lot earthen ware 1.00
104 1 kitchen table .50
105 1 churn .50
106 3 shugar kettles 1.50
107 2 wash tubs .50
108 1 lot pot metal .50
109 2 lots soap 4.00
110 1 big wheel .25
111 1 brass kettle .50
112 6 lbs wool 1.50
113 1 wooden bucket .10
$125.25
Amount brought forward from last page n.v.
total personal property n.v.
Signed by us the 11th day of January 1855
S.S. Shirk
S. P. Roberts, appraisers

Received of Asa T. Whitney and John P. Brady, Executors of the last will of my late husband Jeremiah Whitney, deceased, the articles charged to me in the foregoing inventory. The 26th day of January 1855.
Clarissa Whitney
Attest: Jefferson Colescott


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