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Document: List of Philip Thornton's Slaves

Identifier: 2017.1.113
Object titles: List of Philip Thornton's Slaves
Acquisition and Creation Dates:
Acquisition Date 1965 - 2012
Date Cataloged March 30 2017
Object Source Information: RHS Archives,RHS reference
Description: Listing of the slaves he owned, made by Philip Thornton on April 1, 1832. They are separated into family groups. One, Judy Williams, has a surname. Tom is hired out in Kenawha County VA in what is now part of WV.

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