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Jefferson County VA (WV) 1857 - CLINTON, MOORE, MITCHELL, LEWIS enslaver was John Kable
  • unlchip May 2016
    Kable, John - deceased 1857, Kabletown, Jefferson County, Virginia (later WV)

    Probate Sale Record
    African-American Surnames: CLINTON, MOORE, MITCHELL and LEWIS located in Jefferson County, WV in 1857.

    Source:
    Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Wills and Probate Records, 1724-1985 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
    Original data: West Virginia County, District and Probate Courts.

    April 21, 1857 Probate sale from estate of deceased enslaver John Kable in Kabletown, WV included the following slave names:
    Jim Clinton – 15 years Sold to John E. Massey
    Ben Moore – 16 years Sold to John J. Kable
    Amanda - 3 (??) of Maria (??) years Sold to John E. Massey
    Mary Mitchell – 10 years Sold to Mr. Fawler
    Jim Mitchell – 6 years Sold to John E. Massey
    Sally Mitchell – 4 years Sold to John E. Massey
    Susan Mitchell – 8 years Sold to John J. Kable
    Hannah Lewis – 11 years Sold to John J. Kable
    Mary Ann Lewis – 8 years Sold to John J. Kable
    William Sold to John E. Massey

    John J. Kable is the son of John Kable.
    John Edward Massey is the son-in-law of John Kable and was married to Margaret Ann Kable.



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