Item #4 is for Annual Returns that Sabra Brown was required to file once she became Guardian of her minor children, Archibald Brown, Mary Brown & Atha Brown after the death of her husband.
This annual return equated to submissions for the hire of a "Negro" or slave/servant; one for each child.
This is 1 of 2 pages for this entry. The next post will be entry #4, 2nd page.
Transcription follows image, as usual.
|From Keeper of the Records|
Henry County Probate Records Office
Henry County, Georgia.
Annual Returns Book C 1840-53, Henry County
Photo taken with permission at the Henry County
Probate Records Office, McDonough, Georgia.
Digitized version of original - Copyright 2009 Joanne Schleier
Annual Return of Sabra Brown Guardian for the orphans of Robert Brown deceased for this year 1841
Amount of articles furnished Archibald Brown 3624
" " " Mary Brown 5291
" " " Atha Brown 6228
Boy Servant Recd for the hire of of Negro Woman Harriet 25,00
Amount Recd for the hire of Negro Man Arthur 90,00
Amount Recd for the hire of Mavindo 3550
Sworn to before me
January 6, 1842
Abel A Lunan
Sabra "her X mark" Brown
Recorded January 31st 1842
[signed] Abel A Lunan
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