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First Name: Simon
Gender: Male
Owner's Name: Louise G. Allen
Reference Number: UNL00005543


Listed under "Hands" on page 1.

Record Date:

c. 1840

Record Type:

Account book

Record Call No.

Mss5:3 Sa566:1

Record Title

Account book, 1840-1876, of William H. Sanders, of "Lower Byrd," Goochland County, Va.

Document Notes:

William Sanders apparently served as overseer for Mrs. Louise G. Allen. Accounts concern African-American slaves (including birth and death records), livestock, purchases for the plantation, and produce sold, chiefly tobacco and grains.

Written top of page 1 - "A list of hands Horses and stock of all kind found on the Lower Bird Esstate 18th November 1840 by Willim H Sanders left by John Branham"

Written top of page 3 - "A list of hands and horses and stock of all kind on the Lower Byrd Esstate 1st January 1842"

Written top of page 39 - "Births of Negrows from 1st Jany 1841"

Written top of page 40 - "Deaths of Negrows at the Low Byrd"


Lower Byrd






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