1850 Slave Schedule – Decatur Co. TN

contributed by Samuel Alsup

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule Index
Slave Owner District Page Total
Aken, William V. 2 2 9
Arnold, Mary 5 7 4
Ashcraft, Thomas 4 6 15
Baucom, John 6 7 4
Bennett, John W. 4 5 1
Bogan, H. 1 1 1
Brantner, George H. 7 8 2
Brashears, Elizabeth 4 6 2
Brashears, John 1 1 8
Brashears, Samuel 2 2 5
Brisco, C. H. J. 5 7 4
Brodie, C. S. 5 7 8
Burks, Matthew H. 2 2 5
Campbell, Robert 7 8 6
Cary, Frances 1 2 2
Coats, John 4 5 2
Cole, U. T. 7 8 3
Cotham, Mary 3 3 5
Cox, Commodore 2 2 2
Davis, John 4 5 3
Delany, John W. 4 5 3
Dixon, Wallace 1 1 5
Dodd, Jane 8 9 4
Douglass, Joseph S. 6 7 4
Ferguson, Wilburn 3 3 3
Fisher, Elizabeth 4 6 5
Fisher, J. N. 4 6 1
Fisher, Jacob F. 3 3 10
Fisher, M. J. L. 3 4 2
Fisher, Martin J. 3 3 7
Fisher, Paul H. 4 5 2
Fleming, John C. 7 8 1
Fon, Stephen 1 1 1
Funderberk, D. B. 4 5 1
Garrett, John 4 5 1
Gibson, Manuel 7 8 1
Gibson, Manuel 6 7 1
Gilchrist, Duncan 1 1 2
Graves, George 4 6 4
Haly, Colman 4 5 5
Hancock, Joel C. 2 2 2
Hancock, Joel C. 1 1 5
Harrel, Abraham 4 5 3
Harrel, George W. 4 5 3
Henry, William 4 5 5
Houston, J. [John] L. 6 7 1
Houston, John G. 7 8 2
Howe, J. B. 5 7 1
Iglehart, Michael 4 5 1
James & Fall 2 3 39
Jennings, Doctor 5 7 8
Jennings, Hiram 7 8 7
Jennings, Mary 5 7 4
Johnson, William H. 4 5 1
Keeton, Robert 1 1 3
Kelly, Lawson 4 5 3
Kendle, George 1 1 16
Kendle, Louis 3 3 1
Kendle, William B. 4 6 1
Lamar & Fall 3 4 50
Lowry, Robert 1 1 15
Mays, Abraham 7 8 1
McClanahan, James 2 3 1
McCorkle, John 2 2 1
Menzes, John C. 8 9 15
Menzes, W. J. & A. 7 8 9
Menzes, W. P. & R. G. 8 9
Millener, John 2 2 3
Montgomery, Hugh 1 1 1
Montgomery, Wm. W. 1 1 3
Moody, Dolly 1 2 2
More, J. M. 1 1 1
Murphy, Mark 4 6 1
Newton, John 7 8 5
Nixon, John P. 7 8 4
Parson, John 1 2 2
Parsons, John 3 3 12
Pavatt, F. J. 7 8 15
Peacock, Thomas A. 8 9 3
Pearcy, John H. 4 6 1
Pettigrew, Corry 7 8 7
Pettigrew, J. M. 4 5 9
Pettigrew, J. M. H. 4 6 29
Philips, Henry J. 2 2 1
Philips, Hulda 2 2 1
Rains, Balam 6 7 7
Rice, John 1 1 4
Ruckard, Hearns 1 2 1
Rushing, Barrel 4 6 1
Rushing, D. M. 4 5 5
Rushney, Richard 1 1 4
Russell, William H. 7 8 1
Shannon, Mary 2 2 6
Shannon, Thomas J. 2 2 10
Shelby, W. [Wade] H. 4 5 2
Smith, James 3 3 1
Smith, Priar H. 8 9 1
Sparks, A. W. 2 2 1
Sparks, John F. 2 2 3
Sparks, Rebecca 2 2 7
Stegald, John J. 4 5 5
Stevens, James H. 2 2 3
Stobaugh, Mary E. 7 8 1
Storm, William H. 5 7 5
Suton, Samuel 4 5 3
Taylor, Jesse 7 8 10
Thornton, F. M. 6 7 6
Thornton, John 7 8 7
Tubbs, James 5 7 6
Tubbs, Samuel 5 7 2
Veal, Dempsy 4 5 1
Wade, Martin F. 4 5 2
Walker, John 6 7 15
Walker, John S. 8 9 12
Wallace, James S. 3 4 19
Wallace, M. S. 3 4 13
Welch, Nicholas 4 6 4
Wesson, N. [Nathaniel] A. 8 9 1
West, Isaac 2 2 8
West, Washington 2 2 1
White, A. P. 1 1 3
White, Albert 4 5 2
White, Andrew 1 1 4
White, Clarasy 1 1 1
White, Daniel 1 2 2
White, Elijah 4 5 7
White, Isaiah 1 1 4
White, James 2 2 5
White, Jonathan 1 2 1
White, Joseph 4 5 3
White, Ruben 4 5 9
Williams, Noah 4 6 7
Wyatt, Isham 1 1 2
Wyatt, James 3 3 1
Wyatt, Solomon 1 1 1
Yarbro, Amon M. 4 5 1
Yarbro, Henry 4 6 1
Yarbro, Henry 1 2 1
Yarbro, Samuel A. 4 5 1
Yarbro, William 4 6 12

District 1

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule 14 Oct 1850 John C. Yarbro
District 1 Page 1
Slave Owner # Age Sex Color District Page Transcriber’s Comments Total
Hancock, Joel C. 1 16 M M 1 1 5
2 16 F B 1 1
3 15 M B 1 1
4 7 F B 1 1
5 4 F B 1 1
Fon, Stephen 1 54 M B 1 1 1
Gilchrist, Duncan 1 16 F B 1 1 2
2 15 M B 1 1
More, J. M. 1 38 F B 1 1 1
Keeton, Robert 1 13 M B 1 1 3
2 12 F B 1 1
3 9 F B 1 1
White, Isaiah 1 50 M B 1 1 4
2 50 F B 1 1
3 19 F B 1 1
4 2 M B 1 1
Kendle, George 1 40 F B 1 1 16
2 31 M B 1 1
3 25 F M 1 1
4 20 F B 1 1
5 20 M B 1 1
6 12 M M 1 1
7 10 M B 1 1
8 5 F B 1 1
9 7 M B 1 1
10 7 M B 1 1
11 3 M B 1 1
12 3 F B 1 1
13 1 M B 1 1
14 1 mo M B 1 1
15 30 M M 1 1
16 25 F B 1 1
White, Clarasy 1 48 F B 1 1 1
Brashears, John 1 48 M B 1 1 8
2 26 F M 1 1
3 21 M B 1 1
4 7 F B 1 1
5 7 F B 1 1
6 4 F B 1 1
7 3 M B 1 1
8 11 mo F M 1 1
Bogan, H. 1 28 M M 1 1 1
Montgomery, Wm. W. 1 25 M B 1 1 3
2 6 M B 1 1
3 1 M M 1 1
Rice, John 1 53 F B 1 1 4
2 16 F B 1 1
3 14 M B 1 1
4 9 F B 1 1
Lowry, Robert 1 40 M B 1 1 15
2 35 M B 1 1
3 22 M M 1 1
4 18 M M 1 1
5 17 M M 1 1
6 12 M M 1 1
7 7 M M 1 1
8 1 M M 1 1
9 6 mo M M 1 1
10 40 F B 1 1
11 35 F B 1 1
12 25 F B 1 1
13 16 F B 1 1
14 12 F M 1 1
15 8 mo F M 1 1
White, Andrew 1 24 F B 1 1 4
2 22 M B 1 1
3 7 M B 1 1
4 4 F B 1 1
Wyatt, Solomon 1 22 F B 1 1 1
Wyatt, Isham 1 19 F B 1 1 2
2 1 M M 1 1
White, A. P. 1 45 F B 1 1 3
2 15 F B 1 1
3 1 F B 1 1
Montgomery, Hugh 1 13 F B 1 1 1
Rushney, Richard 1 40 M M 1 1 4
2 16 F B 1 1
3 13 M B 1 1
4 11 M B 1 1
Dixon, Wallace 1 37 F B 1 1 5
2 35 M M 1 1
3 22 F B 1 1
4 11 M M 1 1
5 9 F M 1 1
Parson, John 1 2 M B 1 2 2
2 6 mo M B 1 2
White, Daniel 1 14 F B 1 2 2
2 12 M B 1 2
Yarbro, Henry 1 22 F B 1 2 1
Moody, Dolly 1 22 F B 1 2 2
2 1 M B 1 2
Cary, Frances 1 25 F B 1 2 2
2 4 F B 1 2
Ruckard, Hearns 1 12 F B 1 2 1
White, Jonathan 1 22 M B 1 2 1

District 2

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule 30 Sep 1850 John C. Yarbro
District 2 Page 2
Slave Owner # Age Sex Color District Page Transcriber’s Comments Total
Millener, John 1 35 F B 2 2 3
2 11 M M 2 2
3 7 M M 2 2
Philips, Henry J. 1 11 F M 2 2 1
Brashears, Samuel 1 23 M B 2 2 5
2 20 F B 2 2
3 5 F B 2 2
4 3 M B 2 2
5 1 F B 2 2
Philips, Hulda 1 51 M B 2 2 1
White, James 1 33 F M 2 2 5
2 7 F M 2 2
3 5 F M 2 2
4 3 M M 2 2
5 2 F M 2 2
Sparks, A. W. 1 25 M B 2 2 1
McCorkle, John 1 28 M B 2 2 1
Sparks, Rebecca 1 48 M B 2 2 7
2 35 M B 2 2
3 30 M B 2 2
4 25 M B 2 2
5 18 M B 2 2
6 15 F B 2 2
7 12 F M 2 2
Stevens, James H. 1 22 F M 2 2 3
2 4 F M 2 2
3 1 F M 2 2
Sparks, John F. 1 30 M B 2 2 3
2 13 F B 2 2
3 6 F B 2 2
West, Washington 1 9 F B 2 2 1
Aken, William V. 1 36 F B 2 2 9
2 20 M B 2 2
3 18 M M 2 2
4 16 F B 2 2
5 14 M M 2 2
6 12 M B 2 2
7 8 M B 2 2
8 4 M B 2 2
9 2 M B 2 2
Shannon, Mary 1 58 F B 2 2 6
2 50 F B 2 2
3 7 F B 2 2
4 5 F B 2 2
5 3 F B 2 2
6 1 F B 2 2
Shannon, Thomas J. 1 60 M B 2 2 10
2 43 F B 2 2
3 23 M B 2 2
4 22 M B 2 2
5 20 F B 2 2
6 18 M B 2 2
7 16 F B 2 2
8 14 F M 2 2
9 10 F B 2 2
10 7 F M 2 2
Cox, Commodore 1 45 F B 2 2 2
2 10 F B 2 2
Burks, Matthew H. 1 38 F B 2 2 5
2 37 F M 2 2
3 17 F B 2 2
4 11 M B 2 2
5 1 M B 2 2
West, Isaac 1 35 M B 2 2 8
2 35 M M 2 2
3 25 M B 2 2
4 22 F B 2 2
5 22 F B 2 2
6 17 F B 2 2
7 40 F B 2 2
8 2 mo M M 2 2
Hancock, Joel C. 1 54 F B 2 2 2
2 38 M B 2 2
James & Fall 1 30 M B 2 3 39
2 28 M B 2 3
3 50 M B 2 3
4 55 M B 2 3
5 25 M B 2 3
6 28 M B 2 3
7 24 F B 2 3
8 30 M B 2 3
9 35 M M 2 3
10 20 M B 2 3
11 24 M B 2 3
12 18 M B 2 3
13 18 M B 2 3
14 33 M B 2 3
15 40 M B 2 3
16 20 M B 2 3
17 21 M B 2 3
18 30 M B 2 3
19 63 M M 2 3
20 42 M B 2 3
21 16 F B 2 3
22 8 M B 2 3
23 5 M B 2 3
24 4 M B 2 3
25 3 M B 2 3
26 2 M M 2 3
27 2 mo F M 2 3
28 30 F B 2 3
29 13 F M 2 3
30 4 M M 2 3
31 2 F B 2 3
32 30 F B 2 3
33 5 M B 2 3
34 24 F M 2 3
35 3 F M 2 3
36 8 mo F M 2 3
37 60 F B 2 3
38 16 F M 2 3
39 45 F M 2 3
McClanahan, James 1 80 F B 2 3 1

District 3

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule 2 Oct 1850 John C. Yarbro
District 3 Page 3
Slave Owner # Age Sex Color District Page Transcriber’s Comments Total
Wyatt, James 1 16 F B 3 3 1
Kendle, Louis 1 16 F M 3 3 1
Cotham, Mary 1 34 F B 3 3 5
2 16 F B 3 3
3 8 M B 3 3 Idiot
4 4 F B 3 3
5 1 M B 3 3
Ferguson, Wilburn 1 50 F B 3 3 3
2 7 F B 3 3
3 2 M B 3 3
Fisher, Jacob F. 1 70 M M 3 3 10
2 55 F M 3 3
3 55 M B 3 3
4 34 M B 3 3
5 24 M B 3 3
6 23 F B 3 3
7 18 M B 3 3
8 11 M M 3 3
9 9 M B 3 3
10 2 F B 3 3
Smith, James 1 65 M B 3 3 1
Fisher, Martin J. 1 24 F B 3 3 7
2 9 M B 3 3
3 7 F B 3 3
4 6 M B 3 3
5 4 F B 3 3
6 3 F B 3 3
7 2 mo F B 3 3
Parsons, John 1 26 F B 3 3 12
2 21 F B 3 3
3 22 M M 3 3
4 14 F B 3 3
5 14 F B 3 3
6 10 M B 3 3
7 8 F B 3 3
8 6 M B 3 3
9 6 M B 3 3
10 14 M B 3 3
11 4 M B 3 3
12 2 M B 3 3
Wallace, M. S. 1 50 F B 3 4 13
2 32 M B 3 4
3 24 M M 3 4
4 25 F B 3 4
5 25 M M 3 4
6 37 F B 3 4
7 15 M M 3 4
8 13 M M 3 4
9 12 M B 3 4
10 9 M B 3 4
11 5 F B 3 4
12 3 F B 3 4
13 2 M B 3 4
Fisher, M. J. L. 1 6 F B 3 4 2
2 3 F B 3 4
Wallace, James S. 1 60 F B 3 4 19
2 40 M B 3 4
3 40 M B 3 4
4 38 M B 3 4
5 36 M B 3 4
6 24 F B 3 4
7 22 F M 3 4
8 18 F M 3 4
9 18 F B 3 4
10 15 M B 3 4
11 12 M B 3 4
12 9 F B 3 4
13 8 M B 3 4
14 6 F B 3 4
15 6 M B 3 4
16 4 M B 3 4
17 4 F M 3 4
18 3 F M 3 4
19 4 M B 3 4
Lamar & Fall 1 50 M B 3 4 50
2 33 M B 3 4
3 30 M B 3 4
4 40 M B 3 4
5 50 M B 3 4
6 45 M B 3 4
7 33 M B 3 4
8 37 M B 3 4
9 40 M B 3 4
10 28 M B 3 4
11 40 M B 3 4
12 30 M B 3 4
13 35 M M 3 4
14 18 M B 3 4
15 26 M B 3 4
16 28 M B 3 4
17 12 M B 3 4
18 33 M B 3 4
19 14 M B 3 4
20 12 M M 3 4
21 18 M B 3 4
22 16 M B 3 4
23 24 M B 3 4
24 25 M B 3 4
25 10 M B 3 4
26 28 M B 3 4
27 40 M M 3 4
28 40 M B 3 4
29 30 M B 3 4
30 57 M B 3 4
31 50 M B 3 4
32 40 M B 3 4
33 28 M B 3 4
34 35 M M 3 4
35 40 M M 3 4
36 33 M B 3 4
37 40 M B 3 4
38 35 M B 3 4
39 45 M M 3 4
40 50 M M 3 4
41 50 M M 3 4
42 20 M M 3 4
43 21 M M 3 4
44 20 M M 3 4
45 28 M B 3 4
46 25 M M 3 4
47 24 M M 3 4
48 40 M B 3 4
49 24 M B 3 4
50 30 M M 3 4

District 4

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule 2 Sept 1850 John C. Yarbro
District 4 Page 5
Slave Owner # Age Sex Color District Page Transcriber’s Comments Total
Yarbro, Samuel A. 1 11 F B 4 5 1
Fisher, Paul H. 1 11 F B 4 5 2
2 9 F B 4 5
Yarbro, Amon M. 1 7 F B 4 5 1
Johnson, William H. 1 16 F M 4 5 1
Delany, John W. 1 14 M M 4 5 3
2 22 F B 4 5
3 2 M M 4 5
Coats, John 1 21 M B 4 5 2
2 64 F M 4 5
Kelly, Lawson 1 17 F B 4 5 3
2 12 F B 4 5
3 1 F M 4 5
Iglehart, Michael 1 22 M B 4 5 1
Shelby, W. [Wade] H. 1 34 F B 4 5 2
2 2 M B 4 5
Haly, Colman 1 46 F B 4 5 5
2 29 F M 4 5
3 25 M B 4 5
4 4 M M 4 5
5 11 mo M M 4 5
Stegold, John J. 1 33 F B 4 5 5
2 16 F M 4 5
3 8 M B 4 5
4 2 F M 4 5
5 1 F M 4 5
Henry, William 1 30 M B 4 5 5
2 28 F M 4 5
3 10 M B 4 5
4 8 M B 4 5
5 5 F B 4 5
Suton, Samuel 1 32 M M 4 5 3
2 30 M M 4 5
3 34 F M 4 5
Veal, Dempsy 1 16 M B 4 5 1
White, Albert 1 50 M M 4 5 2
2 50 F B 4 5
Pettigrew, J. M. 1 35 M B 4 5 9
2 30 F B 4 5
3 21 F M 4 5
4 13 M M 4 5
5 11 M M 4 5
6 9 M M 4 5
7 5 M M 4 5
8 4 M M 4 5
9 6 mo M M 4 5
White, Ruben 1 60 F B 4 5 9
2 50 F B 4 5
3 48 F B 4 5
4 35 M B 4 5
5 20 M B 4 5
6 17 F B 4 5
7 15 F B 4 5
8 14 M B 4 5
9 10 M B 4 5
White, Joseph 1 15 F B 4 5 3
2 16 M B 4 5
3 14 M B 4 5
Harrel, Abraham 1 30 F B 4 5 3
2 5 M B 4 5
3 2 mo F M 4 5
Harrel, George W. 1 24 M B 4 5 3
2 18 F M 4 5
3 14 F M 4 5
White, Elijah 1 50 F B 4 5 7
2 23 F B 4 5
3 18 F B 4 5
4 12 M B 4 5
5 11 F B 4 5
6 10 M B 4 5
7 4 F B 4 5
Funderberk, D. B. 1 16 F B 4 5 1
Rushing, D. M. 1 50 F M 4 5 5
2 24 F B 4 5
3 13 F M 4 5
4 7 F B 4 5
5 5 F B 4 5
Davis, John 1 35 M B 4 5 3
2 33 M B 4 5
3 29 M B 4 5
Wade, Martin F. 1 21 F B 4 5 2
2 15 F B 4 5
Bennett, John W. 1 10 F B 4 5 1
Garrett, John 1 28 M B 4 5 1
Ashcraft, Thomas 1 59 M B 4 6 15
2 40 M B 4 6
3 30 F M 4 6
4 28 M M 4 6
5 22 F B 4 6
6 24 M B 4 6
7 19 M B 4 6
8 17 M M 4 6
9 14 F B 4 6
10 8 F B 4 6
11 6 M B 4 6
12 5 F B 4 6
13 4 F B 4 6
14 11 mo F B 4 6
15 6 mo M B 4 6
Brashears, Elizabeth 1 20 F B 4 6 2
2 1 mo M B 4 6
Welch, Nicholas 1 30 F B 4 6 4
2 12 F B 4 6
3 8 F B 4 6
4 6 F B 4 6
Yarbro, Henry 1 6 F B 4 6 1
Yarbro, William 1 48 F B 4 6 12
2 40 M B 4 6
3 22 M B 4 6
4 21 F B 4 6
5 12 F B 4 6
6 10 M B 4 6
7 9 F B 4 6
8 7 M B 4 6
9 5 F B 4 6
10 5 F B 4 6
11 2 M B 4 6
12 7 mo F B 4 6
Graves, George 1 35 M B 4 6 4
2 30 F B 4 6
3 17 F B 4 6
4 11 mo F B 4 6
Kendle, William B. 1 8 F B 4 6 1
Rushing, Barrel 1 30 M M 4 6 1
Fisher, J. N. 1 7 F B 4 6 1
Pearcy, John H. 1 45 M B 4 6 1
Williams, Noah 1 70 F B 4 6 7
2 65 M B 4 6
3 27 M B 4 6
4 27 F B 4 6
5 9 F B 4 6
6 7 F B 4 6
7 1 M B 4 6
Pettigrew, J. M. H. 1 50 M M 4 6 29
2 45 M B 4 6
3 42 M B 4 6
4 37 F M 4 6
5 35 F M 4 6
6 33 M M 4 6
7 28 M B 4 6
8 30 F B 4 6
9 22 M B 4 6
10 27 F B 4 6
11 25 F M 4 6
12 21 M M 4 6
13 20 M B 4 6
14 18 M M 4 6
15 18 M B 4 6
16 15 F B 4 6
17 15 M M 4 6
18 15 M M 4 6
19 11 M M 4 6
20 10 M M 4 6
21 10 M M 4 6
22 10 F M 4 6
23 9 M M 4 6
24 8 M B 4 6
25 8 M M 4 6
26 6 F B 4 6
27 4 F B 4 6
28 4 F B 4 6
29 2 F B 4 6
Fisher, Elizabeth 1 37 F M 4 6 5
2 18 M B 4 6
3 13 F B 4 6
4 3 F B 4 6
5 1 M M 4 6
Murphy, Mark 1 14 F B 4 6 1

District 5

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule 2 Dec 1850 John C. Yarbro
District 5 Page 7
Slave Owner # Age Sex Color District Page Transcriber’s Comments Total
Howe, J. B. 1 16 F M 5 7 1
Tubbs, James 1 35 M B 5 7 6
2 23 F B 5 7
3 9 F B 5 7
4 7 M B 5 7
5 4 M M 5 7
6 2 M M 5 7
Arnold, Mary 1 42 M B 5 7 4
2 31 F B 5 7
3 4 M B 5 7
4 1 M B 5 7
Tubbs, Samuel 1 15 F B 5 7 2
2 10 M B 5 7
Brisco, C. H. J. 1 27 M M 5 7 4
2 17 F B 5 7
3 15 M B 5 7
4 9 F B 5 7
Storm, William H. 1 30 F B 5 7 5
2 12 M M 5 7
3 10 M M 5 7
4 4 M B 5 7
5 3 F B 5 7
Brodie, C. S. 1 31 M B 5 7 8
2 31 M B 5 7
3 19 M B 5 7
4 16 F M 5 7
5 14 F B 5 7
6 11 M B 5 7
7 4 F B 5 7
8 2 F B 5 7
Jennings, Doctor 1 60 F B 5 7 8
2 55 F M 5 7
3 23 M B 5 7
4 8 F B 5 7
5 6 M B 5 7
6 4 M M 5 7
7 2 M M 5 7
8 4 mo M M 5 7
Jennings, Mary 1 21 F B 5 7 4
2 4 F B 5 7
3 2 F B 5 7
4 3 mo M B 5 7

District 6

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule 2 Dec 1850 John C. Yarbro
District 6 Page 7
Slave Owner # Age Sex Color District Page Transcriber’s Comments Total
Douglass, Joseph S. 1 65 M B 6 7 4
2 60 M B 6 7
3 50 F B 6 7
4 14 F B 6 7
Houston, J. [John] L. 1 35 M M 6 7 1
Rains, Balam 1 24 F B 6 7 7
2 22 M B 6 7
3 7 F B 6 7
4 6 F B 6 7
5 4 F B 6 7
6 2 F B 6 7
7 1 mo F B 6 7
Gibson, Manuel 1 17 M B 6 7 1
Baucom, John 1 42 F B 6 7 4
2 18 F B 6 7
3 15 F B 6 7
4 11 F B 6 7
Walker, John 1 30 M B 6 7 15
2 24 M B 6 7
3 26 F M 6 7
4 20 M B 6 7
5 21 F B 6 7
6 18 M B 6 7
7 18 M B 6 7
8 15 F B 6 7
9 11 M M 6 7
10 13 F B 6 7
11 3 F B 6 7
12 2 F B 6 7
13 1 M B 6 7
14 3 mo M B 6 7
15 65 F B 6 7
Thornton, F. M. 1 25 F B 6 7 6
2 9 F B 6 7
3 7 F B 6 7
4 5 F B 6 7
5 2 F B 6 7
6 11 mo M B 6 7

District 7

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule 31 Oct 1850 John C. Yarbro
District 7 Page 8
Slave Owner # Age Sex Color District Page Transcriber’s Comments Total
Houston, John G. 1 25 F B 7 8 2
2 10 F B 7 8
Pettigrew, Corry 1 33 F B 7 8 7
2 28 M M 7 8
3 27 F M 7 8
4 20 F M 7 8
5 9 F M 7 8
6 11 F M 7 8
7 2 F M 7 8
Nixon, John P. 1 22 M B 7 8 4
2 21 M M 7 8
3 9 F B 7 8
4 7 F B 7 8
Cole, U. T. 1 30 F M 7 8 3
2 7 F M 7 8
3 1 mo M M 7 8
Russell, William H. 1 29 M B 7 8 1
Brantner, George H. 1 38 M M 7 8 2
2 25 F B 7 8
Pavatt, F. J. 1 50 M B 7 8 15
2 45 M B 7 8
3 25 M M 7 8
4 25 M M 7 8
5 30 F B 7 8
6 18 F B 7 8
7 18 F B 7 8
8 15 F B 7 8
9 12 F M 7 8
10 10 M M 7 8
11 8 F M 7 8
12 6 M M 7 8
13 5 F B 7 8
14 3 F B 7 8
15 3 mo F B 7 8
Stobaugh, Mary E. 1 6 F M 7 8 1
Mays, Abraham 1 35 M B 7 8 1
Newton, John 1 60 F B 7 8 5
2 65 F B 7 8
3 5 F B 7 8
4 6 M M 7 8
5 3 M M 7 8
Fleming, John C. 1 45 F B 7 8 1
Taylor, Jesse 1 52 M B 7 8 10
2 50 M M 7 8
3 30 F M 7 8
4 16 M B 7 8
5 16 F B 7 8
6 10 F B 7 8
7 8 F B 7 8
8 6 F B 7 8
9 4 M B 7 8
10 2 M B 7 8
Menzes, W. J. & A. 1 40 F B 7 8 9
2 35 M B 7 8
3 35 M B 7 8
4 18 F M 7 8
5 18 M M 7 8
6 16 M B 7 8
7 10 F B 7 8
8 8 F B 7 8
9 25 M B 7 8
Thornton, John 1 82 F B 7 8 not sure of age 7
2 14 M B 7 8
3 12 M B 7 8
4 5 F B 7 8
5 5 M M 7 8
6 4 F B 7 8
7 1 F B 7 8
Campbell, Robert 1 23 M B 7 8 6
2 21 F B 7 8
3 13 M B 7 8
4 11 F B 7 8
5 10 F B 7 8
6 6 M M 7 8
7 7 F B 7 8
8 3 mo F B 7 8
Jennings, Hiram 1 28 M B 7 8 7
2 19 F B 7 8
3 15 F M 7 8
4 5 F B 7 8
5 5 M B 7 8
6 4 M B 7 8
7 3 F B 7 8
Gibson, Manuel 1 12 M B 7 8 1

District 8

Decatur County, Tennessee — 1850
Slave Schedule 31 Oct 1850 John C. Yarbro
District 8 Page 9
Slave Owner # Age Sex Color District Page Transcriber’s Comments Total
Smith, Priar H. 1 9 F B 8 9 1
Dodd, Jane 1 42 F B 8 9 4
2 14 F B 8 9
3 8 F B 8 9
4 5 F B 8 9
Menzes, John C. 1 58 F B 8 9 15
2 52 M B 8 9
3 35 F B 8 9
4 27 M B 8 9
5 25 M B 8 9
6 19 F B 8 9
7 17 M B 8 9
8 15 F B 8 9
9 13 M B 8 9
10 10 M B 8 9
11 6 F B 8 9
12 5 F B 8 9
13 2 M B 8 9
14 1 F B 8 9
15 1 mo F B 8 9
Wesson, N. [Nathaniel] A. 1 30 F B 8 9 1
Menzes, W. P. & R. G. 1 60 M M 8 9
2 65 F B 8 9
3 35 F M 8 9
4 23 F B 8 9
5 22 F B 8 9
6 18 F B 8 9
7 11 M M 8 9
8 9 M B 8 9
9 9 F B 8 9
10 7 M M 8 9
11 4 M M 8 9
12 3 M M 8 9
13 2 M M 8 9
14 2 F B 8 9
15 1 mo F B 8 9
Walker, John S. 1 60 F B 8 9 12
2 56 F B 8 9
3 40 M M 8 9
4 25 F B 8 9
5 22 M B 8 9
6 12 M B 8 9
7 12 M M 8 9
8 8 F B 8 9
9 6 M B 8 9
10 4 F B 8 9
11 1 F B 8 9
12 20 F B 8 9
Peacock, Thomas A. 1 35 M B 8 9 3
2 14 F B 8 9
3 12 M B 8 9

Comments

  1. Charlene Armstrong on October 13, 2013 at 5:47 pm said:

    I am both stunned and appalled at the number of slaves owned in Decatur County, before they were emancipated by President Lincoln. It is shameful and truly a black mark on the history of our little county.

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