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Heyward and Ferguson Family Papers, 1806-1923

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147. Bill of Sale for Slaves between William Yates and James B. Heyward -- January 28, 1856
147. Bill of Sale for Slaves between William Yates and James B. Heyward -- January 28, 1856 Bill of sale between William Yates and James B. Heyward for $900 for "a certain negro woman named Sally with her male Infant" both "warranted sound and healthy." 1p.
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146. Bill of Sale for Slaves between F.H. Wagner and James B. Heyward -- January 23, 1856
146. Bill of Sale for Slaves between F.H. Wagner and James B. Heyward -- January 23, 1856 Bill of sale between F.H. Wagner and James B. Heyward for $2000 for five slaves. The slaves sold were Glasgow, age 30, his wife Mary, age 27, and their three children. 2p.
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145. Certificate of Stock Shares -- 1856
145. Certificate of Stock Shares -- 1856 Certificate of Shares (50) of the Charleston and Savannah Railroad Company purchased by James B. Heyward. The reverse details installments James made through 1859. 2p.
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144. C. R. Hains to James B. Heyward -- January 21, 1855
144. C. R. Hains to James B. Heyward -- January 21, 1855 Letter from C.R. Hains to James B. Heyward concerning the accidental? shooting of one of James' slaves, Sam, at a Mr. Perkins' house some months earlier. 3p.
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143. John J. Smith to Maria Heyward -- January 18, 1854
143. John J. Smith to Maria Heyward -- January 18, 1854 Letter from John J. Smith to Maria Heyward lamenting life after the death of his wife. 3p.
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142. List of Field Slaves -- 1854-1856
142. List of Field Slaves -- 1854-1856 List of Field Slaves for Hamburgh, Copenhagen, Rotterdam and Myrtle Grove Plantations in 1854-1856, designated by sex and full hand, half hand, etc. 26p.
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141. Memorandum between Keiths and Heywards -- February 16, 1853
141. Memorandum between Keiths and Heywards -- February 16, 1853 Memorandum between Matthew I. Keith, Susan Keith, William Henry Heyward, James B. Heyward, and Maria Heyward concerning a house on Meeting St., Charleston and the use of trust monies to purchase a summer house on Sullivan's Island. 4p.
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140. Account between James B. Heyward and Nathaniel Barnwell -- June 5, 1852
140. Account between James B. Heyward and Nathaniel Barnwell -- June 5, 1852 Account statement between James B. Heyward and Nathaniel Barnwell listing debits, credits and balance. 1p.
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139. Amount of crop sold by Nathaniel Barnwell -- June 7, 1852
139. Amount of crop sold by Nathaniel Barnwell -- June 7, 1852 Note on the amount of No. 3 crop (crop unspecified) sold by Nathaniel Barnwell, listed by dollar value and the persons who purchased it. 2p.
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138. William Henry Heyward to James B. Heyward -- April 26, 1852
138. William Henry Heyward to James B. Heyward -- April 26, 1852 Letter from William Henry Heyward at Whitehall Plantation to James B. Heyward at Hamburgh Plantation concerning dissatisfaction with a recent survey. 2p.
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137. William Henry Heyward to James B. Heyward -- April 25, 1852
137. William Henry Heyward to James B. Heyward -- April 25, 1852 Letter from William Henry Heyward at Clayhall Plantation to James B. Heyward about a recent survey and a misunderstanding concerning the sale of property on or around Myrtle Grove Plantation. 3p.
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136. Bond between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward -- January 10, 1852
136. Bond between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward -- January 10, 1852 Bond for $11,200 between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward. Near copy of nos. 134 and 135. 2p.
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135. Bond between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward -- January 10, 1852
135. Bond between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward -- January 10, 1852 Bond for $11,200 between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward. Near copy of No. 134. 2p.
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134. Bond between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward -- January 10, 1852
134. Bond between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward -- January 10, 1852 Bond for $11,200 between James B. Heyward and William C. Heyward. On the back are lists of payments on said bond through 1858. Appears to be 2p.
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133. Aunt to James B. Heyward -- January 16, 1852
133. Aunt to James B. Heyward -- January 16, 1852 Letter from Aunt Smith to James B. Heyward telling him about a new missionary that may be able to administer his joint properties in absence of any other missions. 2p.
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132. List of slaves and the carpenter's tools assigned to them -- 1853-1858
132. List of slaves and the carpenter's tools assigned to them -- 1853-1858 Small booklet with the names of slaves and the carpenter's tools assigned to them on a yearly basis from 1853-1858 (cover of booklet lists 1852). There is no mention of the plantation but the slave names match several on the list of Fife Plantation slaves (no. 117). 16p.
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131. Slave numbers for Hamburgh and Copenhagen Plantations -- 1852
131. Slave numbers for Hamburgh and Copenhagen Plantations -- 1852 Short list of the number of slaves at Rotterdam and Hamburgh Plantations in 1852 delineated by trade, i.e. field hand, carpenter, waterminder and waggoner. 2p.
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130. List of Slaves for Rotterdam Plantation, 1852
130. List of Slaves for Rotterdam Plantation, 1852 List of 48 slaves at Rotterdam Plantation, segregated by sex, and designated full hand, half hand, etc. 2p.
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129. List of Slave Carpenters with New Tools Received, 1852
129. List of Slave Carpenters with New Tools Received, 1852 Short list of slave carpenters and the tools assigned to them, plantation unknown. 1p.
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128. Richard Bacot to James B. Heyward -- April 25, 1852
128. Richard Bacot to James B. Heyward -- April 25, 1852 Letter from Richard Bacot, surveyor, to James B. Heyward at Hamburgh Plantation concerning a plot of land adjacent to Myrtle Grove Plantation. 3p.
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