Inventory of the estate of “Samuel L Bottoms junr” deceased 24 Feb 1795 (included one Bible, one hymn book, one pocket book , some writing paper)
Sale of the estate of Samuel L Bottoms deceased 30 May 1795 John L Bottoms William Baker senr Alleyminty L Bottoms Joseph Sellers Allyminty L Bottoms Sam L Bottoms senr Samuel L Bottoms Solomon Carter Allyminty L Bottoms Do Do Nathan Joiner Wm Baker junr John Atkinson William Baker senr Cornelius Joiner Sam Smith Nathaniel Langley John L Bottoms Sam L Bottoms John Joiner (senr?) John L Bottoms Nathaniel Langley Samuel Smith Do John L Bottoms Do (3 times) Allyminty L Bottoms Forten LongBottoms Allyminty L Bottoms John Brantley Do next page John Brantley Allyminty L Bottoms Wm Baker junr Forten L Bottoms John L Bottoms Allyminty L Bottoms Stephen Wells Allyminty L Bottoms Joseph Sellers Sarah L Bottoms John L Bottoms Nathan Joiner Nathaniel Langley Jordan Sherrod Allyminty L Bottoms Do John L Bottoms Samuel Smith Do John L Bottoms Allyminty Bottoms William Linsey Samuel L Bottoms Allyminty L Bottoms Reneven Tisdal Allyminty L Bottoms Sarah L Bottoms Allyminty L Bottoms Do Do Cornelius Joiner Erasmus Tippet John L Bottoms Do Josep Sellers Allyminty L Bottoms John L Bottoms Wm Joiner next page John L Bottoms Samuel L Bottoms John L Bottoms Do John Langley John L Bottoms Do Allyminty Bottoms Do sarah L Bottoms Allyminty Bottoms sarah L Bottoms Jepse Joiner Allyminty Bottoms Jordan Sherrod Allyminty Bottoms James _ith Jordan Sherod Exr The most valuable items (of 91 items listed): one horse to John L Bottoms for L15/0s/6p and one fine broadcloth coat to John L Bottoms for L1/8s (he bought much of the clothing including a loose coat, a pair of britches and drawers, a pair of stockings, 4 jackets and a pair of boots and garters); 74# bacon to Sarah L Bottoms for L2/9s/3p; 74# bacon to Alleyminty L Bottoms for L2/3s/2p; one feature bed and furniture to Alleyminty L Bottoms for L1/17/6; one chest to Samuel L Bottoms for L1/17s; one feature bed and furniture to Joseph Sellers for L1/10s; one saddle to William Baker Sr for L1/5s; one fur hat and buckle to Alleyminty L Bottoms for L1/1s/1p; and a Bible that went to Jesse Joyner for 6s/1p. In the estate was an inkstand (bought by John L Bottoms) and writing paper. (same document as above) “Bottoms acct Sale Aug __ 95” and added below “1795” 16 Nov 1697 (on outside (outside cover, other words hard to decipher) (next page) Twelve months after date We or Either of us do promis to pay Unto Jordan Sherod Exetor to the Estate of Samuel L Bottoms Decst The Just Sum of Eighty five Dollars (___) shilling (__) penc being for value (__) of him as witnefs our hands (___) this the 30th day May 1795 Test Samuuel L Bottoms (his mark) Jesse Joiner Jacob Ricks (next page) In Obedience to an Order of the Court of Nash . . . Nov. 15th 1797 . . . (next page) (next page) Settlement L Bottoms Est Nov Ct 1797 . . . Book 14 page 83 the 30th Nov 1831 . . .