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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #42 - TN-BLA49

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #42 - TN-BLA49

Identifier

TN-BLA49

Subject

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

Source

The Tennessean

Date

December 5, 1845

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Benjamin Litton

Home Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Events

1. To be sold by Benjamin Litton

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Chancery Sale.
PURSUANT to a decree of the Court of Chan-cery at Franklin, at the October Term, 1845, in the cause pending therein between Chas. I. Love, Executor of Chas. I. Love, deceased, and the au-ditors of Chas. I. Love and others, defendants, I will on the 31st day of December, expose to sale, at the Market House in Nashville, upon a credit of 6 and 12 months, al the negroes belonging to the estate of Chas. I. Love. Among them are seve-ral valuable house servants, one blacksmith, &c.
Bonds payable in Bank will be required.
BENJ LITTON, C. & M.
Dec 5—w3t—pr’s fee $4.

Files

Blacksmith_December51845.png

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Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #42 - TN-BLA49,” accessed June 13, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/467.

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