Friday, December 20, 2013

Friend of Friends Friday: Trustees Sale: James Peake

Alexandria Gazette
March 1, 1826

TRUSTEE'S SALE.

In pursuance and under the authority of a deed of trust from James Peake, to the subscriber, executed on the 23d day of July, 1824, for certain purposes therein mentioned, will be sold for ready money, at publication, on Thursday the 13th day of April next at noon, on the premises, the

TRACT OF LAND,

in Prince William county, Va., whereon the said James Peake lately resided, containing one hundred acres.

ALSO, ON OTHER TRACT OF LAND,

in the neighborhood of the former, and adjoining the lands of John Mills and Henry Peake; containing about seventy acres, together with certain slaves, viz.

SUKEY, MARIA, SOPHIA, GILES, JOHN, MARY and ALLEN,

and the increase of the said females which have been born since the date of the said deed.  Also, the stock of Horses, Cattle & Hogs, the household and kitchen furniture, and implements of husbandry, & c. in the said deed enumerated.  The subscriber selling as trustee will convey such title only, as is vested in him by the deed.

Thomas Nelson, jr., Trustee
feb 11


No comments:

Post a Comment

Post a Comment