Elijah Williams Account Book

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Deerfield, MA
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Table of contents

1743 to 1750 Volume 1

(PVMA#: 5376)

Entry Date Legacy AA AA Name(s) Enslaver $  £  s  p  f
Umphry Dr to 2 pipes 1745 Jul 19 , Free
Umphry Dr to a pipe 1745 Oct 9 Humphry, Free
Prince Jos Barnards man Dr to a Jack Knife 3/ 1745 Oct , Free
Cesar Ens Wells Negro Dr to a pair of shoe buckels 1745 Oct , Free
Cesar Ens Wells Negro Dr to a knife 1745 Oct , Free
Cesar Ens Wells Negro Dr to cash 1745 Oct , Free
Cesar Cr by 1/2 fox 1745 , Free
Umphry Cr by Cash 8d 1745 , Free
Prince Jos Barnards man Dr to a knife 1746 Aug , Free
pd Sharp Caleb 1 Day 1-0-0 1751 Caleb Sharp, Free
Cesar Timo Childs Negro Dr -- , Free
Cesar Cr by 1/2 a fox -- , Free

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1746 to 1756 Volume 2

(PVMA#: 5381)

Entry Date Legacy AA AA Name(s) Enslaver $  £  s  p  f
  Titus Ashley 1746 , Free
  Sharp Col. Wm Ne 1746 , Free
  Negrow Abijah 1746 , Free
  Ishmael T D. negro 1746 , Free
  Cesar Col. Hinsdale 1746 , Free
  Cesar Tim. Child 1746 , Free
  Terry Lucy 1746 Lucy Terry Prince Lucy Terry Prince, Free
  Cesar Hoit 1746 , Free
  Cato Ashley 1746 Cato, Free
  Cesar Timo Childs Negro Dr to a pair of Shoe Buckles 0-8-0-----11 1753 Feb 7 Caesar Caesar, Childs, Timothy 8
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to Sundrys 6 0 - 2 1753 Oct 27 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Cesar Col o Hinsdells negro Dr to a pair of Shoe buckels 11 1753 Oct 31 , Free
  Ishmael T Dics negro By Cash 6-2 [d] 1753 Nov 2 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
  Ishmael T Dics negro Dr to a pair of Stockings 6/8 1753 Nov 2 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas 5 2
  Ishmael T Dics negro To 1 pr Stockings 6/ 1753 Dec 8 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
  Ishmael T Dics negro to 3 pints of Rhum 2/- 1753 Dec 12 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 3 square needles - 1 - 3 1753 Dec 20 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  1753 Contra -------- 1753 Ishmael Ishmael, Free
  Ishmael T Dics negro to Sundries 7/- 1754 Feb 6 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Cr to a Broom - - 8 - 1754 Mar 23 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
to pd Lucey Terry -7-1 1754 Jun 8 Lucy Terry Prince, Free
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to cash 1 - 1 - 3 1754 Jun 24 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 19 of Rhum - 1 4 - 1754 Jun 24 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Cr by Bottoming a Chair - - 8 1754 Jul 11 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Cr by 3 Do - 2 - 1754 Jul 11 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Cr by a Days Husking - 2 - 1754 Jul 11 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Ishmael T Dics negro By Cash -/4/-2 1754 Sep 16 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
Lucy Terra Dr to 1/8 yd of Cambrick 1/3 1754 Oct 17 Lucy Terry Prince Lucy Terry Prince, Wells, Ebenezer
  Ishmael T Dics negro By 2 Day' Work @ 2 4/- by 1 Do @2/8 2/8 11/3- 1754 Nov Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
  Ishmael T Dics negro By Cash 3/- 1754 Dec 8 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
  Cesar Tim o Childs Negro Dr to woosted? cap 1755 Jan 14 , Free
  Cesar Timo Childs Negro Dr to a Woosted Cap 2 4 1755 Jan 14 Caesar Caesar, Childs, Timothy
  Sharp Col Wm Negro Cr by a fox skin (symbol for pound) 1-8-0 1755 Feb 5 , Free
  Cato Mr. Ashley Dr to a pr of knee Buckles - - 8 1755 Mar 29 Cato Cato, Free
Lucy Terra Dr to 1 yd of Ribband -1- 1755 May 3 Lucy Terry Prince, Free
Lucy Terra Dr to Sundries -9-2 1755 May 26 Lucy Terry Prince, Free
Lucy Terra Dr to a thimble -2- 1755 May 29 Lucy Terry Prince, Free
Lucy Terra Dr to 1 cake of chocolat - - 6 1755 Jun 7 Lucy Terry Prince, Free
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 3 yds of Gartering - 1 1 . 2 1755 Jun 17 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Cr by bottoming 6 Chairs 4 6 2 1755 Jun 18 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to Lined a handkerchief 2 8 1755 Jun 18 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Cr by Cash 1 1 3 1755 Jun 18 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to Rhum - - 8 - 1755 Sep 15 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr To Sundrys 1/2d 1 2 1755 Dec 13 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Cr by bottoming 2 chairs 1 - 7 - 1756 Feb 19 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 1 pt Rhum / 8d - - 8. 1756 Feb 19 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Abijah Negrow Dr to 1 knife (pound sign) ....8 1756 Mar 22 , Free
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 1 pt Do /8d To 5 Nedles / 1/4 - - 9 - 1 1756 Mar 31 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Ishmael T Dics negro To 1 pair of Gloves 2/8 1756 Apr 2 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to a pr shoe buckles 0-1-2 1756 Apr 15 Cato, Free
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Cr by Cash 0 - 0 - 6 1756 Apr 15 Cato, Free
  Cecar Lieut Hoits Negrow Dr to 1/2 pt Rhum (pound sign) 0-0-5 1756 Apr 15 , Free
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 1/2 pt Rhum - - 5. 1756 Apr 21 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Ishmael T Dics negro By Digging Jno Tutes Grave 2/12 1756 Apr 21 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
  Cecar Lieut hoits Negrow Cr by Cash (pound sign) 6 2 1756 Apr 22 , Free
  Peter Negrow Dr to 1 Tobacco Box (pound sign) 1 1756 Apr 22 , Free
  Peter Negrow Cr by Killing Cow and Cutting Colt 1 4 1756 Apr 26 , Free
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 1 Jill Rhum - - 3 1756 Apr 26 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to 2 pipes - - 1 - 1 1756 May 1 Cato, Free
  Abijah Negrow Cr by 4 Salmon (pound sign)...7..11 1756 May 14 , Free
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 1 qt Do 1756 May 18 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Cr By pd simn Burt - - 11 1756 May 18 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to 1 knife --7-1 1756 Jun 29 Cato, Free
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to 1/2 pt Rhum - - 5 1756 Jul 8 Cato, Free
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Cr by Cash - - - 7 - 1 1756 Jul 14 Cato, Free
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to 1 pt Rhum - - 8 1756 Jul 20 Cato, Free
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to Rhum 6d - 0 6 1756 Aug 12 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Ishmael T Dics negro to 1 pr of Garters /8 1756 Aug 17 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to Rhum 6 - 0 6 1756 Sep 8 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to 4 Buttons - - 22 1756 Sep 25 Cato, Free
  Ishmael T Dics negro By bringing 1 cow hine[?] 1/4 1/4 17/8-2 1756 Oct 5 Ishmael Ishmael, Dickinson, Thomas
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to 1 pr of knee buckels see pg 108 - - - 8 1757 Jan 17 Cato, Free
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to a small pamphlet/ 2 1/2 - - 22 1757 Jan 17 Cato, Free
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to 3 yds of Quolity 9d - - - 9 - 1757 Jan 17 Cato, Free
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to a snuff box - - 8 1757 Mar 10 Cato, Free
Cato Mr Ashleys Negrow Dr to a knife 4d - - 4 1757 May 23 Cato, Free
Titus Mr Ashleys Negro Dr to 1 dram 1d 1/2 Rhum 1/5 ? Rhum 1/5 1758 Mar 15 Titus, Ashley, Jonathan Jr.
  Sharp col Wm Negro Dr Giddeon Warren Dr to 3 meals lodging 1 4-2 1758 Mar 29 , Free
  Negrow Peter -- , Free

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1751 to 1757 1751-1756; Vol. 3

(PVMA#: 5377)

Entry Date Legacy AA AA Name(s) Enslaver $  £  s  p  f

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1751 to 1757 1751-1757

Entry Date Legacy AA AA Name(s) Enslaver $  £  s  p  f
  1756 Sept 9 Abijah Prince to a hogs head 1756 Sep 9 Abijah Prince Abijah Prince, Free
  1757 Sept 5 Abijah Prince Cr brought from above 1757 Sep 5 Abijah Prince Abijah Prince, Free

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1755 to 1759 Volume 4, Ledger C

(PVMA#: 5378)

Entry Date Legacy AA AA Name(s) Enslaver $  £  s  p  f
  Abijah Prince Cr By Broadcloth refund 22/6 1 2 6 0 1757 Oct 31 Abijah Prince Abijah Prince, Free
  1757 Oct 31 Abijah Prince Dr To brought from pg. 67 1757 Oct 31 Abijah Prince Abijah Prince, Free

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1757 to 1765 1757-1765

Entry Date Legacy AA AA Name(s) Enslaver $  £  s  p  f

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1759 to 1769 Volume 5, 1759-1769

(PVMA#: 5379vol5)

Entry Date Legacy AA AA Name(s) Enslaver $  £  s  p  f
  Town Negro Dr 1761 May 138 To Cotton Handk 0-1-8 To Fish Line 0-0-10 To pair Shoe Buckles 0-1-0 To 3 1/2 Garlick 0-9-4 1761 MayTo Sundrys 0-11-1 To Sundrys 0-15-0 [total] 1:9:3 To pd Hannah Catlin 0-9-4 [total]1-10-7 March 1765 May 80 To Sundries 0-1-7-2 1761 Town Negro Town Negro, Free
  Dr Wm Ford Cr By Charged Abijah Prince - 3 - 1764 Abijah Prince, Free
  Dr Sharp Caleb 12 To 1 pr of [Hose?] - - - - - 7 - 1765 Aug 31 Caleb Sharp, Free
  To Indorsed on your Note 1 4 5 2 Ballanced 5 2 0 1 1765 Aug 31 Caleb Sharp, Free
  Dr Sharp Caleb to brought from E 132 3 10 6 3 1765 Aug 31 Caleb Sharp, Free
  Sharp Caleb Cr by Brought from E132 2 8 10 3.0 1765 31 Caleb Sharp, Free
  Sharp Caleb Cr By Sundries on your Book 2 7 2 1768 Apr Caleb Sharp, Free
  Sharp Caleb Cr By Do -------------- - 6 - Ballanced 5 2 3 1768 Apr Caleb Sharp, Free

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Entry Date AA Name AA Name(s) Owner $  £  s  p  f
  Sharp Caleb Dr to Balance on Reconing 10/ 1752 Mar 28 Caleb Sharp Caleb Sharp, Free
  Cr by 3 Bushels of Rye 1 Bushel of Corn 10-0 1754 Jul 10 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Cr By 1 Bushel & 1/2 Wheat 6 1754 Jul 30 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr to Sundries 2-10 1754 Sep 24 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr to Sundries 9-8-0 1754 Dec 18 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Cr by 3 1/2 Bushels of Wheat 14- 1754 Dec 18 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr to Sundries 1-2-0 1755 Jan 21 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr to pd Jonth Arms [?] 1-7-0 1755 Mar 1 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr to Sundries buttons 8-2 1755 Apr 15 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr to Sundries 5-10 1755 Jun 26 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr to a pr of Small Sissors Dd E. Amsden 7 1755 Jul 8 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr To Sundrys 2-1 1755 Aug 4 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr To Sundrys 2-9 1755 Sep 27 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Dr To Sundries 0-8-8 To 1/2 bushel Salt 3-4 1757 May 29 Heber Honestman Heber Honestman, Free
  Town Contra Cr By red fox £0-2-8 By 22 lb tobacco 0-6-1 By red Fox 0-2-8 By 2 Fox 11:2 By 18 lb of Tobacco @ 4 0-6-8 0-6- [total] 1-3- By Cash of Warner 10 [total] 2-1-[?] 1765 By 3 3/4 Tobacco 0-1-3 1761 Town Negro Town Negro, Free