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Negroes Hired Out from Evan P. Palmer Estate (1862)

Inventory of  Negroes belonging to the estate of Evan P. Palmer, deceased, who where hired out during 1862 by Pauline J. Palmer, administrator of the estate in Rockingham County, North Carolina.

Emily, Negro girl, hired by Walter Smith, $25

Green, Negro man, hired by Jas. Bennett, $75

Nancy, Negro girl, hired by Jno. Irvin, $28

Allen, Negro man, hired by Wm. Lindsey, $65

John, Negro man, hired by Johnson Bennett, $65

Sally, Negro girl, hired by Abram Meador, $12

Tob & Judith, Negroes, hired by E. M. Powell, $60

Wash, a Negro man, hired by T. W. Keen, $80

Martin,  Negro man, hired by T. W. Keen, $25

Henry Clay & 4 children, Negroes, hired by Mrs. Apple, $35

Joseph, Negro man, hired by John Irvin, $80

Jasper, Negro boy, hired by Geo. Wright, $15

Jefferson, Negro man, hired by Wm. Lindsey, $65

Clement, Negro man, hired by Jeremiah Smith, $80

Ball, Negro man, hired by T. Smothers & N. Motley, $64.50

Cassandria, Negro girl, hired by J. A. Motley, $12

Benn, Negro man, hired by T. W. Keen, $65

Daniel, Negro boy, hired by T. W. Keen, $40.25

Caroline, Negro girl, hired by T. W. Keen, $12.00

Inventories, 1855-1865

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