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Slave Trade Pack. Document 3/3 transcript

Jamaica Is:
An Inventory of the Goods & Chattels of
Robert Hotchkin Esq of ye Parish of St. Cathrines in the
Island aforesaid Deceased as they was shewed unto us by
Thomas Hotchkin Esqr. his Ex:[ecuto]r & Administrator.
1709/10 L S d
Feb:11th One Feather Bed & Chink Curtains, Boulster, Pillow, Quilt 30 : :
Counter Pane & raised Tester
One cane Couch wth Quilt 2 : :
One chest of Drawers wth China ware 20 : :
Three smal Tables wth Table Glasses 9 : :
One Press 18 : :
One large looking Glass & two Stands 5 : :
One Wainscut Bureau Desk 6 : :
Seven Cain chairs wth Cushions 7 17 6
One leather close stool Chair 1 5 :
Two Cain Stools wth Cushions 1 5 :
Eight Table Toy lights plaine 2 : :
Three pr of fine Holland Sheets 9 : :
Ten pr of Ordinary 20 : :
29 Holland Pillowbears great & smal 3 12 6
Five white Callico Counterpins 3 15 38:15:
One Suit of white Callico Curtains 4 : :
Six fine Diaper Table Cloths &3 Coarse Damask Do 3 12 6
15 Huckaback Table Cloths 3 15 :
50 fine Diaper Napkins & 28 Do Coarse 4 17 6
Eight Huckaback Towels : 10 :
4 Callico Table Coverings : 10 :
One Red Velvet Ladle Furniture Furnish'd wth Silver Orris 10 : :
Two Old Callico Curtains & 1 old musketer Net 1 : :
Eight Ozanbrig Napkins & 3 Do Towels : 6 10½
Eleven Silver hafted Knifes & six Ivory hafted Forks 3 : :
Some little Remnants Odd things & a Spanish Chest : 10½ :
One Iron Japan'd Monte'th : 7 6
One Silver Buckle Sett wth Bristol Stones 2 Girdles 1 Dresing box 1 : :£33:9:4½
In the Great Hall
One Pendilum Clock 18 : :
three smal Oval Tables, 1 square Do Old Desk 8 : :
One Old Scrutore one looking glass 7 maps & 6 Chins pictures 9 : :
5 Pictures wth Lackerd Frames, 1 Cain Couch & Quilt 10 10 :
6 Elbow cain Chairs 12 Single Do 18 : :£63:10:
In the Little Hall
One Scrutore one smal Oval Table one Square Do one 9 10 :
Couch & a looking Glass
2 Elbow Chairs & Seven Single Do 9 : :
One Map 7 4 Ordinary Pictures Fram'd 2 : :£20:10:
In the Lower Brick'd Room
One Ovall Table 3 Leather Chairs one water Frame 3 2 6:£3:2:6
& Two jarrs.
£259 : 6 : 10

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By Sundrys Brought Over £259:6:10½
In the Buttery
One old Press & one Pewter Still £1 10 : :10:
In the First Chamr above Stairs
One map, one armed Cain Chair 7 Small Do broke & whole 4 12 6
One Leather hair 3 old hammoks, little trunk 2 old Halbers 2 : : £6:12:6
In the Chamber over the little Hall
One Feather Bed, Bedstead, Boul;ster, Pillow, one 14 : :
Coverlid & looking Glass
One Square Table 11 Cain Chairs, 1 leather Close stool chair; 3 little boxes
14 : : £28 : :
In the Chamber over ye Porch
Two Feather Beds, 2 bolsters, 1 Pillow, 1 Old Tables 1 Carpet 18 : :
In the Clerks Room
One Bedstead, Feather Bed & Boulster, 1 Coverlid, 1 Old 12 : :
Chest of Drawers & 4 Broken Chairs
Two old Pictures wth lacker'd Frames, 1 p Cain Table, 16 smal pictures
1 : :
In the Joyners Room
Two Flock Beds, 2 Cotts & 2 leather Chairs 2 10 :
In the Taylors Room
One large Table & one Bench : 15 :
In Coles Room
On Old Bed Cott & Bench 1 : : £35:5:
In the Doctors Room
One bedstead & one Down Bed, 1 pillow, 2 Cain chairs 5 : :
1 leather Do & 1 Oval Table
In the Iron Room
2½Quar: Caskes Smal spikes & 1 Do 3d Nails
1½ Do half full
7 Tyre & Nails for 6 Tyre
11 Bolts 1½ Qurter Cask washers
1 Dozen 7 Oxe Chains 4 Dozen Bills & 4 Do axes 40 : :
Nine new Spades & 10 Doz: hoes
4 Doz: small & Great Boxes & 1 Do Capsons
3 Do & 4 hoops for wheels & 2 Do Axeltree pins
a jarr of Frame Oyle, 4 Dung Forks & 4 bails for buckets
3580L of New Iron In barrs & a percel of Old Do
In the Smiths Forge
One pr of Bellows 1 Anvill, 1 back Iron, 1 Chaldron 10 : :
of Coles & a parcel of Ordinary Tooles
£75: :
£405: 14: 4½

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Brought Over £405: 14: 4½
In the Overseers Room L s d
One Bed 1 Cott, 1 square Table, 1 leather chair 1 Do cane 5 : :
At Brick Hall
Four good Cannoes 1 Silk riging 2 grass & 2 very Old 80 : :
In the Cook Room
Five pots Qt £124 Iron 2 1 4
Pewter Dishes & Plates £140 3 10 :
Brass in Kettles & Candle Sticks £96 1 12 :
1 pr of large Racks 1 Do smal 1 12 6
One Frying pan & Spitts £93:15:10
In Gold, Gold-Dust, gold Locketts & work'd up Plate
89½ Ounces of Gold att per Oz 358 : :
22½ Do Gold Dust att £3 10s per Oz 78 15 :
5 Gold Locketts 5 : :
3 Gold Rings Set wth Emeralds 6 : :
1 Gold pair of Earings 2 : :
Do Single 1 : :
540½ Ounces of work'dPlate for House use att 7s6d 202 13 9
51½ Unworked Do att 6s3d per Oz 16 1 10½ 671:10:7
Goods Not in Use
2 Doz: of Armed Chairs, & 1 Do Single Some broke 18 : :
1 Do Single Cane Chairs & 1 Do Rushia leather 12 : :
1 Feather Bed wth Canblett Curtains lin'd wth Sattin 35 : :
Counter Pain & Bedstead
In ye Study a Parcel of Law Books 40 : :
His Wearing Apparel Viz
21 Holland Shirts, 30 Neckcloths, 20 Hankerchiefs, 4 31 : :
Holland Caps & 3 Sliders
4 Stomachers. 7 pr Thred Stockins, 8 pr Silk Do 2 white wast coats 5 : :
2 Brown Westcoats 3 Stripd, Do 3 Do Breeches, 2 Coats 2 20 : :
Silk waistcoats & 2 pr of Breeches
one Silver headed Cane 1 : :
One Silver watch, & 1 Bristol Stone Seal Sett in Gold 8 : :
Two Silver hilted Swords & one Hanger 5 : : £175 : :
Working Negroe Men & Women 188 at £30 per Head 5640 : :
Past labour 39 at £8 per Head 312 : :
Lame 20 att £8 per Head 400 : :
Boys & Girls 47 att £15 per Head 705 : :
Neat Cattle 300 att £8 per Head 2400 : :
Sheep & Lambs 306 att £15 per Score Odd ones in 225 : :
£9682 : :
£11028:[0]:10



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Brought Over £11028:[0]:10

Mares & Colts Running 20 att £5 per Head 100 : :
12 Horses & 1 Mare in the Stable att £17 per head 221 : :
13 Hoggs att 40s per head 26 : :
8 Wains att £15 per head 120 : :£467 : :

Calves 49 att £3 per Head 147 : :
9 Piggs att 7s6d per Head 3 7 6
One Old Cart att 2 : : £152:7:6

In Cash 3477 6 1
Out Standing Debts, Book Debts 1000 : :
Bonds 800 : : £5277:6:1½
£16924:14:5½

In Obedience to a Warrant of Appraisment to us
Directed, wee whose Names are underwritten being sworne appraisers
have according to ye Best of Our Judgments, & Conciences, Inventared
and appraised ye Goods & Chattels of Roberts Hotchkin Esqr Deceased
as above is specified, Witness our hands & Seals this Eleventh
Day of July one thousand Seven hundred & Ten
Jos: Gyde
Henty Barham

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