Record of Slave Sale

 

 

Rebecca Hagerty

Record of slave sale, Creek Nation, October 26, 1851. Rebecca McIntosh Hawkins Hagerty Papers, The Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin; CN 08001. Sarabeth McClish made her mark on this document recording her sale of seventeen slaves, including five women, six boys, and six girls, to Rebecca Hagerty "of Texas" for a total of $800. The oldest person Hagerty bought was Dicy, aged forty, and the youngest was Amanda, five months.

 

 

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