Stewart County (Ga.) slave bill of sale
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Stewart County (Ga.) slave bill of sale

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: McClusky, G.L., active 1845.
Title: Stewart County (Ga.) slave bill of sale
Dates: 1845
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1957

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a slave bill of sale, a photocopy of the bill, and a transcript. The slave, approximately 19 years old, named Margarite was sold to Zachariah Rochman by G.L. McClusky for $425.00. The writing on the document is difficult to read and names could also be interpreted as Zachariah Rockman or Zachariah Rockmore; G.L. McClosky or G.L. McClisky; and Margaritt or Margaret. McClusky's attorney was E. Kirkpatrick.

The sale took place in Stewart County, Georgia and is dated April 1, 1845.


Index Terms

Bills of sale.
McClusky, G.L., active 1845.
Rochman, Zachariah, active 1845.
Slave trade--Georgia.
Slavery--Georgia.
Stewart County (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Processing Information

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.