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Confederate Slave Payrolls, Greensville County, Virginia, to Petersburg Defenses

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Date: 1862 [unknown]
Location: Greensville, Virginia, United Statesmap
Surnames/tags: Slavery US_Black_Heritage
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This page is part of a project to further organize the National Archive's recently digitized Confederate Slave Payrolls. See:

Combined Payrolls for Greensville County to Petersburg defenses

NARA payroll numbers: 4 and 381

Payroll 4

Link to Payroll 4 Abstracted from table. Copied names but not payment amounts. "We, the subscribers, acknowledge to have received of Capt C. H. Dimmick Engineering Corps, the sums set opposite our names respectively, being in full for the services of our Slaves at Petersburg Defenses during the month of August 1862, having signed duplicate receipts. "

  • Owner: John R. Randall. Enslaved: William and Matthew
  • Owner: Ann H. Batt. Enslaved: Hordy and Sam
  • Owner: B. S. Bailey. Enslaved: Alex, Littleton, and Jesse
  • Owner: J.R. Chambliss, Sr. Enslaved: John and Smith
  • Owner: J.R. Chambliss, Jr. Enslaved: Reddick and Nick
  • Owner: James W. Cook. Enslaved: Miol, Tom, Abraham, Buck, Wiley, Edwin, Bill, Maclin, and Goodwin

Payroll 381


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