Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

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Record #60 from Dorchester County Circuit Court, Chattel Records, 1847-1860

County Dorchester
Volume 776
Page Number 84
Buyer or Manumitted Person John Jones of Col. of McKees Point, Md
Seller or Owner Thomas C. Jones & John Jones of Col., executors of Col John Jones
Transaction Type Bill of Sale
Date 3 Apr 1848
Transaction Abstract $110 paid to Thomas & John Jones by John Jones. Indenture made 21 Mar 1848 for Negro girl Mary belong to Jones estate for term of 14 years from 20 Mar 1848. At end of term, Mary to be free.

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