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Division of Slaves of Dewi H Jones of Schley County, Georgia

The estate of Dewi/Dewey H Jones included 16 slaves that were divided in 1860 among his heirs–Dudley Jones, Thomas Jones, Marcellus Jones, Alonzo W. Jones and John E. Jones.

Schley County, Georgia

Inventories and Appraisements, 1858-1869

Vol. A, Page 55-60

Recorded on February 13, 1860

Division of Negroes:

To Dudley Jones (an imbecile person)—Peter, valued at $1,400

To Thomas Jones—Mary, valued at $500; Jesse valued at $1,200

To Marcellus Jones—Drew, Harriet and child valued at $1,550

To Alonzo W. Jones—Milley and two children valued at $1,350

To John E. Jones—Henry valued at $1,500

Sarah C. Hunter—Sam valued at $1,000 and Major valued at $600

Wyatt Jones—Hannah valued at $1,400

S. H. Jones—Nancy valued at $1,200; Elick valued at $700; Emily valued at $400

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