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Reduction in county assessment with slaves, 1865


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We understand by Mr. John L. Smith, clerk of the County Commissioners that the slave property of County stricken from the assessment this spring amounts to the sum of $182,330 and belonged to the districts as follows
Sharpsburg – 16,770
Williamsport 34,375
Hagerstown – 22,465
Clearspring – 22,950
Hancock – 12,545
Boonsboro – 19,325
Cavetown – 13, 440
Pleasant Valley - 22,348
Leitersburg – 4,000
Funkstown – 14,055




ID:
wmsl134

Creator:
Herald and Torch Light

Date:
1865-06-04

Collection Location:
WCFL

Subject:
Slaves, Western Maryland

Coverage:
Western Maryland, 1800-1864

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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