Newtown tax assessments, 1795-1838

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Title

Newtown tax assessments, 1795-1838

Subject

Slavery--Maryland; Slaves--St. Inigoes; Slaves--Taxes; Slave records

Description

This item aggregates 24 years of tax assessments over a 43-year period into a single document. It shows how the slave population at Newtown evolved over time.

The transcription provided faithfully reproduces relevant entries from ledger pages and organizes them by year. The "year" and "total number of slaves" columns have been added for convenience, as have currency notations. Everything else comes directly from the tax assessments.

Creator

Maryland State Archives

Source

St. Mary's County (Assessment Records), 1794-1917. C1526C1527, and C1528.

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1795-1838

Contributor

Cory Young

Rights

Maryland State Archives

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Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Tax assessments

Identifier

GSA318

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Year Owners Name Names of Lands Number of Acres Price per Acre Value Slaves under 8 Value Slaves 8 to 14 Value Male slaves 14 to 45 Value Female slaves 14 to 36 Value Slaves above 45 and 36 Value Ounces of Plate Value of Plate Value of other Property Total Amount
Total Number of Slaves
1795 Jenkins Austin Revd Brittons Neck & Der Outlet Impts £300 743 60/* £2529 7 46 6 90 10 420 5 150 5 40 21 £8.15.0 £292.5 £3576 33
1800 Mullinix Robert Revd. Brittons Neck (Improv £300) 743 60/ £2529 15 70 5 75 8 310 6 150 5 45 18 £7.10.0 £275.10 £3462 39
1807 Mollyneux Robt. Revd. Brittons Neck Impts £300 743 60/ £2529.0 11 96 7 105 9 385 14 120 11 256 48 £20.0.0 £336.0.0 £3,847 52
1808 Mollyneux Robt. Revd. Brittons Neck Impr £300 743 60/ £2529.0.0 10 87.5.6 4 60 7 295 4 120 8 186.3.6 48 £20.0.0 £336.0.0 £3633 33
1809 Mollyneux Robt. Revd. Brittons Neck Impr 300£ 743 60/ £2.529.0.0 10 87.5.6 4 60 7 295 4 120 8 186.3.6 48 £20.0.0 £336.0.0 £3.633 33
1810 Mollyneux Rob Revd. Brittons Neck (Impr 300£ 743 60/ £2529 10 87.5.6 4 60 7 295 4 120 8 186.3.6 48 £20.0.0 £336 £3.633 33
1811 Mollyneux Rob Revd. Brittons Neck (Impr 300£ 743 60/ £2.529 10 87.5.6 4 60 7 295 4 120 8 186.3.6 48 £20.0.0 £336 £3.633 33
1812 Mollyneux Rob Revd. Brittons Neck (Impr 300£ 743 60/ £2.529 10 87.5.6 4 60 7 295 4 120 8 186.3.6 48 £20.0.0 £336 £3.633 33
1813 3 Edelen Leod (agent New Town) Britons Neck (Is. 800) 743 $8 $6,744 9 164 4 160 7 875 6 480 9 380 16 $16 $747 $9.566 35
1822 Edelen Leod. agent Newtown Britons Neck (Impr 800D) 743 $8 $6,744 11 220 5 200 7 875 5 400 10 [370] 16 $16 $631 $9.486 38
1823 Edelen Leod. agent New Town Britons Neck (Im 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 11 220 5 200 7 875 5 400 10 370 16 $16 $631 $9.486 38
1824 2 Edelen Leod. agent (New Town) Britons Neck (Im 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 11 220 5 200 7 875 5 400 10 370 16 $16 $631 $9.486 38
1827 Carey Revd. B (Agent of New Town) Britons Neck (Im 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 11 220 5 200 7 875 5 400 10 370 16 $16 $631 $9.486 38
1828 Carey Revd. B (Agent of New Town) Britons Neck (Im 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 11 220 5 200 7 875 5 400 10 370 16 $16 $631 $9.486 38
1829 Carey Revd. B (agent New Town) Britons neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 11 220 5 200 7 875 5 400 10 370 16 $16 $631 $9.486 38
1830 Carey Revd. B (agent N. Town) Britons Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 11 220 5 200 7 875 5 400 10 370 16 $16 $631 $9486 38
1831 Neill Revd. J. A. agent N. Town Britons Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 16 350 7 280 10 1250 4 320 10 265 18 $18 $692 $9949 47
1832 Neill Revd. Jas. A Agt. N. Town Britons Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 16 350 7 280 10 1250 4 320 10 265 18 $18 $692 $9949 47
1833 Neill Revd. J. A Agt. N. Town Britons Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 16 350 7 280 10 1250 4 320 10 265 18 $18 $692 $9.949 47
1834 Neill Revd. J. A Agt. N. Town Britons Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 16 350 7 280 10 1250 4 320 10 265 18 $18 $692 $9.949 47
1835 Neill Revd. Jas. A Agent N. Town Britons Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 16 350 7 280 10 1250 4 320 10 265 18 $18 $692 $9.949 47
1836 Neill Revd. Jas. A agent New Town Brittons Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 16 350 7 280 10 1250 4 320 10 265 18 $18 $692 $9.949 47
1837 Neill Revd. Jas. A. agt New Town Brittons Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 16 350 7 280 10 1250 4 320 10 265 18 $18 $692 $9.949 47
1838 Neile Rev James A. agt N Town) Button's Neck (Impr. 800$) 743 $8 $6,744 16 350 7 280 10 1250 4 320 10 265 18 $18 $774 $10.001 47
*note: / = shillings

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Maryland State Archives, “Newtown tax assessments, 1795-1838,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed October 20, 2018, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/351.

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