Wednesday, November 22, 2017

ALABAMA, Jefferson County: Gorman and Worthington (1833)

From Vivian:

STATE OF ALABAMA Jefferson County
DEED OF GIFT Page 69 WILLIAM GORMAN to SAMUEL WORTHINGTON, Son Inlaw, both of Jeff. Co. Ala. Premises 
Enslaved Persons:
Big Fillis 35 years old
Mary 9 years old
Susan 3 years old
Melissa 1 year old
negro boy Lewis 5 years old
negro boy Jim 7 years old. 

The following slaves viz; Big Fillis 35 years old, Mary 9 years old, Susan 3
years old, and Melissa 1 year old, with their increase also the following negro boys, viz;
Lewis 5 years old, and Jim 7 years old. Whereas Samuel Worthington hereby binds
himself and etc. to provide during the life time of William Gorman a comfortable and
suitable home and maintenance. Wit. E. Wolsey Peck. Dated Dec. 23, 1833. Ack. before
B.E. Grace Clk. C.C. Dec. 23, 1833. Filed Dec. 23, recorded Dec. 30, 1833 B.E. Grace,
Clk. C.C. 

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