Burroughs Inventory

In 1861, James Burroughs died from lung disease. After his death an inventory was taken of all his belongings. Below is the section where his slaves were counted and valued.

1 Negro Man (Monroe)

1 Negro Woman (Sophia)

1 Negro Woman (Jane)

1 Negro Man (Lee)

1 Negro Boy (Green)

1 Negro Girl (Mary Jane)

1 Negro Girl (Sally)

1 Negro Boy (John)

1 Negro Boy (Booker)

1 Negro Girl (Amanda)

600.00

250.00

250.00

1000.00

800.00

800.00

700.00

530.00

400.00

200.00

Last updated: February 26, 2015

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