Mar 28, 2019 - Sale 2503

Sale 2503 - Lot 17

Price Realized: $ 531
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 250 - $ 350
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Pair of slave bills of sale from Missouri. 2 sheets, each about 8 1/2 x 8 inches, signed by the grantors, each docketed on verso; minor dampstaining and wear. Boone County, MO, 1833-34

Additional Details

Bill of sale from George W. Morris of Callaway County, MO to John H. Bryan of Boone County of "a negro woman by name Betsy aged about twenty eight . . . I warrant sound in body and a slave for life," 11 March 1833 Bill of sale from Oliver Parker of Boone County to the same, of "a certin negro girl named Sophia aged about nineteen years, as also her two children, both boys, to witt Alexander about two years & nine months & Thomas, a child about thirteen months," 25 October 1834.