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Bill of Sale for the Estate of Mordecai Fuller Sr.

St. Clair County, Alabama – 6 August & 22 December 1831

                                                                     

VERBATIM TRANSCRIPTION BY MORRIS SIMON

 Last Revision 8 Jun2010

 

SOURCE:

 

St. Clair County, Alabama

Estate Ledger

1828-1837

pages 132-134

 

[TRANSCRIPTION BEGINS]

132

 

Sale Bill of the Estate of Mordica Fuller Sr Decd

 

An account of the Sale of Property belonging to the Estate [of] Mordica Fuller Sr Decd Sold at publick aution [sic] on the 6th August 1831

 

1 Brindle Cow & Calf    Sold to           Nathan West             7.00

1 heifer                Sold to           Philemon Bradford      3.87

4 head of hogs 1st choice                 William Blythe          8.25

4   do          do  2nd    do             Archa Laster            4.50

4   do          do  3rd     do            Ambrose Hammon          3.50

4   do          do  4th     do            Philemon Bradford       1.25

7   do          do  5th & last do         Henry Pybas             2.31+ [1]

1 Sorrel horse                            Jesse Fuller           51.00

1 Grind Stone                             Lewis S Riggs           1.00

1  do      do                             A Anesworth [sic]       .50

1 Barrel Co[r]n                           A Aynesworth            2.50

1  do      do                             A Laster                2.50

1 Remainder at $2.00 per Bl               Thomas Harrison         2.00

1 Pot                                     Mordica Fuller          1.50

1 Oven & lids                             John Drummonds          .50

1 Skillet                                 Mordica Fuller          .50

1 log Chain                               A Hammon                 .87+

1 pr hames & traces                       Mordica Fuller          1.25

1 do    do     do                         Henry Pybas             .93+

1 Iron wedge                              John Drummonds          .43+

1 lot of old Bridles                      Henry Pybas              .25

1 Cotter plow & ps Iron                   John Drummonds          .62+

1 B Shear plow                            A Aynesworth            2.00

2 Clevises                                do         do           .25

1 Shovel plow                             John Hall               .50

2 Bells                                   John Hall               .43+

1    do                                   Mordica Fuller          .37+

1 lot Carpenter Tools & basket            Thos Harrison           1.00

1 Jack & Smooth plain                     John Hall               .87+

1 Broad Axe                               P Bradford              3.25

1 hand Saw                                Mordica Fuller          1.12+

1 Tenant Saw                              Phil Bradford           1.06+

1 lot old pewter                          Wm M Curly              1.50

1 pr Specks                               Archa Laster              .43+

                                                                 ---------

                                                                $106.43+

 

133

 

Sale Bill of Mordica Fuller Decd Continues

 

      Amount Brot forwards                                     $106.43¾

1 Spinning Wheel                          Thos Harrison           1.75

1 pr Cards                                James Pearson           .43¾

1 auger 5 quarter                         do          do          .43¾

1     do  3      do                       do          do          .18¾

1 Saddle & Cloth                          Jesse Fuller           13.00

1 drawing knife                           Thos Harrison           .25

1 Candle Stick                            M Fuller                .12½

1 Set of knives & forks                   do     do               .75

1 Big Coat                                Thos Harrison           3.00

1 pr Shears                               M Fuller                .31¼

1 Churn fat tub & pigen                   A. Aynesworth           .62½

1 Curry Comb                              P Bradford               .06¼

1 jug                                     A  Aynesworth           .56¼

1 hone                                    Jas Pearson             1.06¼

1 flax wheel                              Wm D Riggs              1.18¾

1 lot old Iron [?]                        A Laster                .37½

1 hoe                                     A Aynesworth            .18¾

1 Dilworth Arithmatic                     Nathan West              .25

2 old Books                               A Hammon                 .31¼

1 hymn Book                               Wm Dulany                .37½

2 Old Books                               L J Bradford            .06¼

2  do      do                             John Drummonds          .06¼

1 Slate [?]                               Nathan West              .25

The Holy Bible                            P Bradford              5.12½

1 pr Saddle Bags                          A Aynesworth            3.81¼

1 hat                                     Jesse Fuller            1.37½

1 whip                                    Thos Harrison           .12½

1 Axe                                     M Fuller                1.50

1 Axe                                     Darling Jones           1.25

2 Slayes                                  John Stephens           .50

1 Meal Bag                                Elihew M Riggs          .37½

1 Frow                                    William Dulany          1.00

1 Side Soul Leather                       A Laster                2.56¼

1   "    uper      do                     John Stephens           .50

1 Chest                                   A Aynesworth            .75

                                                                --------

                  Amount Carried over                          $140.93¾

 

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Sale Bill of the Estate of Mordica Fuller Sr Decd Continued

 

                        Amount Brot forwards                   $140.93¾

3 Chairs                                  John Stephenson         .87+

1 Table                                   William McCurley        1.12+

1 Pockett Book                            Thomas Harrison         1.06+

1 Bed & furniture                         do           do         3.75

1 Bed, Stead & furniture                  John Stephenson        13.00

                              Jesse Fuller Account (Bad)         24.50

                              A Hammons & A Aynesworth            6.81

                              Robert Blythe                       3.18¾                                                       M Fuller                      5.00

                              Lewis Frazer                        .81+

                              Cash on hands                     182.25

Judgement against John Clemants (Bad)         266.00

 

Sold 22nd December 1831

 

624 lb Cotton @ 1.50½                     John G Means            9.39

1 Sow & pigs                              Do       Do             2.06+

69 Bushels Corn @ $1.06¼ pr Barrell       Do       Do            14.66+

6 doz bundles Oats                        do       do              .37+

1 lot Suahs [?]                           Mordica Fuller          .12+

33 Bundles fodder                         A Hammons                .33

80 Acres of Land Sold in South Carolina

      Pickens District By the Ordinary for                       25.00

                                                               ----------

                                                               $702.25¾

 

[TRANSCRIPTION ENDS]

 

NOTES:

 

[1] The tight binding of the original ledger made it impossible to photocopy the entire amount columns on the left-hand pages. Entries with fractional cents amounts were truncated, and are illegible. A plus sign [‘+’] marks amounts with unknown fractions in those left-hand columns.

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