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Estate Records of Robert R. Adams

Document 155

The State of Alabama
Macon County

Know all men by those present that I Sampson Lanier for and in consideration of the sum of six hundred dollars to me in hand paid (the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged) have bargained and sold and by these present to bargain and sell to Robert Adams, two certain Negroes, to wit, Ben a boy about 14 years old and Charlotte a girl about six years old.

Witness my hand and seal this 12th day February AD 1845.

Sampson Lanier

Document 180

We the undersigned appraisers appointed by the Probate Court of Macon County to appraise the personal estate of Robt R. Adam decd certify that the following is a true appraisement of said estate of all the property exhibited to them by the Admrix

1 Negro man Issac - $2500.00
1    "      woman Emma - $2500.00
1    "          "       Louisa - $3000.00 

Sworn to and subscribed before me this 26th Nov 1863

E. A. Stanton
Judge of Probate

G. W. Campbell
H. H. McQueen (?)
Wm C (?)