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Collecting of accounts

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Order to Seize Enslaved Persons

Identifier: AC-631
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of an order by the Clerk of Court in Morganton (Burke County), NC, James R. Doose, to the sheriff, B. A. Berry, to seize enslaved persons from owners William F. McKeson, Henry O'Neil, Thomas G. Walton, and N. W. Woodfin to pay off debts they incurred to E. E. Greenlee. The order was issued on August 12, 1861. Berry acknowledged that the enslaved were seized on November 16, 1861.

Dates: 1861 August 12