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Original files are housed in the John Marshall Stone Research Library
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SUMMARY OF THE ASSESSMENT ROLL FOR THE YEAR 1842

Amount employed in merchandising $26,831.46

Number of stallions 12
Number of jacks 1
Amount of money loaned at interest $3,002.50 Notes, bonds, bills of credit of any description whatsoever as security for money advanced $24.45
Value of pleasure carriages $1,250
Value of watches $1,064
Value of clocks $2,380
Number of bowie knives 4
Number of cattle, not exempt 2,257
Number of white polls 1,099
Number of free negros 2
Number of slaves 758
State tax $2,902.65

 

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