The following is a listing from the estate sale of Jacob Shirah who died in Richland County in 1826. I have a photocopy from the original record that is filed at the SC Archives. Some of the estate items were hard to determine, but I did my best.   Jeff W. Shirah, Tallahassee, FL

ESTATE OF JACOB SHIRAH, March 11, 1826

Account of Sales of the Estate of Jacob Shirah - deceased

Jacob Shirah - 1 bee gum---------------------- 2.00

John Shirah - 1 bee gum----------------------- 2.00

John Shirah - 1 bee gum----------------------- 2.00

Thomas White - 1 bee gum-------------------- 2.00

Jacob Shirah - 1 bee gum---------------------- 2.00

Direy Ward - 1 bee gum----------------------- 2.00

____ Medlin - 1 cow-------------------------- 26.00

Thomas White - 2 hogs------------------------ 16.50

Thomas White - 1 sow and pigs---------------- 5.25

Jacob Shirah - 1 Ox--------------------------- 30.00

Samuel Meek - 1 cow and yearling------------- 21.25

John Shirah - 1 cow---------------------------- 10.00

John Shirah - 1 cow----------------------------15.25

Victor Neely - 1 steer-------------------------- 11.31 ½

Samuel Meek - 2 heiffers----------------------- 20.25

Nicholas Shirah - 1 cow and yearling----------- 21.00

Thomas White - 1 cow and yearling------------- 26.50

Benjamin Hodge - 1 cow and yearling----------- 14.00

John Price - 1 cow and yearling----------------- 18.00

Victor Neely - 1 mare saddle and bridle--------- 9.06 ½

Samuel Meek - 10 sheep------------------------ 22.35

John Shirah - 10 geese--------------------------- 5.00

Jacob Shirah - 1 grind stone------------------------ 2.00

Jacob Shirah - 1 plow and gear------------------- 3.00

Direy Ward - 1 plow and gear-------------------- 3.00

John Shirah - 1 hoe------------------------------- 43 ¾

Jacob Shirah - 1 hoe------------------------------ 37 ½

Wm. K. Taylor - 1 hoe--------------------------- 25

Thomas White - 1 hoe---------------------------- 31 ¼

Thomas White - 1 hoe---------------------------- 18 ¾

Nicholas Shirah - 1 hoe--------------------------- 12 ½

Thomas White - 2 axes--------------------------- 1.75

TOTAL:

293.18 ¾

Submitted by, thanks to, and Copyright ©2000, Jeff W. Shirah.  These documents may be freely used for private purposes, and included in your own genealogy. However, this document is copyrighted and may not be sold, nor given to anyone who may attempt to derive profit from same.

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