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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #29 - TN-BLA31

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #29 - TN-BLA31

Identifier

TN-BLA31

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans, African American blacksmiths

Source

The Tennessean

Date

November 15, 1834

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Smith C. Franklin, administrator of John Franklin, deceased

Home Location

Sumner County, Tennessee

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by John Franklin 2. To be sold by Smith C. Franklin

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Administrator's Sale.
WILL be sold to the highest bidder, on a credit of nine months, the purchasers giving bond and approved security, at the late residence of John Franklin, dec'd, in the county of Sumner, state of Tennessee, on Monday and Tuesday, the 22d and 23d of December next, on the road leading from Nashville to Gallatin, 19 miles from the former, and 6 from the latter place, 99 LIKELY AND VALUABLE NEGROES, of all descriptions, one first rate Blacksmith, Farming Utensils, Mules, Work Ox-en, Carts, Milch Cows and Claves, Household and Kitchen Furniture; also the present Crop.
Nov. 15, 1834-w6t SMITH C. FRANKLIN,
Admin of John Franklin, dec'd.
The Natchez Journal and Port Gibson Corres-pondent will each publish the above 3 times, and for-ward their accounts to this office immediately, for collection.

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Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #29 - TN-BLA31,” accessed June 13, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/449.

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