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First Name: Anthony
Gender: Male
Owner's Name: William Wirt
Reference Number: UNL00007428

Notes:

Located on page 5.
Hired out to Capt. Baxter for $30.00 in 1850.

Record Date:

12/12/1850

Record Type:

Letter

Record Call No.

Mss2 W2776 b 3

Record Title

Letter, 1850, of Dr. William Wirt, of "Bleak Hall," Westmoreland County, Va., to Lawrence Washington, of "Oak Grove," Westmoreland County, Va., concerning the hiring out of several African-American slaves.

Document Notes:

The letter concerns the hiring out of an African-American slave named Ross, and the occupations of some of the slaves he wished to hire out in 1851, and includes a list of slaves hired out in 1850 and to whom.



Location:

Oak Grove

County:

Westmoreland

State:

VA

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