MONTGOMERY COUNTY TENNESSEE PROBATE
INVENTORY OF ESTATE OF DAVID PEEBLES
Source: Court Records of Montgomery Co TN dated 21 Apr 1817. pg 408
David Peebles died intestate. The Court appointed
Nathaniel Peebles, Heydon E. Wells, Daniel Rook, Burell Bayliss & Henry
McFall, Jr. to administer the estate.
23 negroes were inventoried for estate filed Jan Term 1817
446 acres of land. pg 408
Inventory of the late firm of Nathan Peeples (sic) & David Peeples,
deceased. The inventory suggests a general store. Value of $1619.46
Signed: N. Peeples
Heydon E. Wells
Rendered Jan Term of Court 1817
Source: Montgomery County, Tenn. Wills and Administrations Vol. 4,
1814-1817, Will Book, p. 411
"Agreeable to an order from the County Court of Montgomery to us directed
we the commissioners have and made a division of the negroes belonging to
the Heirs of David Peeples, dec., between the Heirs of said Dec'd as follows:
Lot #1 (George age 45 $500; Rachel age 30 $300; Charlotte age 9 $300)
to SAMUEL PEEPLES
Lot #2 (Jack age 28 $500; Lydia age 24 $400 & child Charity age
2 years $150; Martha Ann age 5 $200) to HEYDON E. WELLS
Lot #3 (Luke age 26, $500; Liza age 19 $400 & child; Ned age 3
$175) to HARRIET PEEPLES
Lot #4 (Mary age 14 $400 & child Caty age 4 weeks $100 ; Daniel
age 16 $450; Peter age 14 $250)
to THORNTON PEEPLES
Lot #5 (Jesse age 35 $450; Leah age 40 $300; Tom age 10 $320)
to JOHN ROOK
Lot #6 (Lettice age 41 $300; Ben age 10 $320; John age 9 $300) to
Lot #7 (Isham age 20 $500; Toney age 5 $200; Easter age 14 $400)
to NATHANIEL PEEPLES
In testimony whereof we have hereunto set our hands this 8th day of April
Signed: Wm. El. Williams George Urey
Sterling Neblett JP
(12) Agreeable to an order of the County Court for Montgomery to us
commissioners have met on the premises and made a Division of the land that
DAVID PEEPLES died seist(sic) and possessed of between the Heirs of the said
dec'd as per platt;
Lot #1 containing 67 acres to HARRIET PEEPLES.
Lot #2 sixty seven acres to HEYDON E. WELL,
Lot #3 See note below
Lot #4 sixty seven acres to JOHN ROOK.
Lot #5 sixty seven acres to BURRELL PEEPLES.
Lot #6 sixty seven acres to THORNTON PEEPLES, and
Lot #7 sixty seven acres to SAMUEL PEEPLES per platt.
In testimony whereof we have hereto set our hands this 8th day of April 1818.
Signed: Wm. E. Williams Sterling
Clabon Harris George Urey
NOTE: The clerk failed to record Lot #3 in the above document.
The only heir missing is NATHANIEL. It is presumed he inherited the
same as the other heirs.