Unknown, possibly Brothersons

Estate Details

Associated People (2)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1817 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Owner
1822 [EA] - 1822 [LA] → Owner


[No name given.]

Estate Information (3)

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[Number of enslaved people] 196(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Return of Lewis Brotherson Verchild, owner.

T 71/253 193-196
[Number of enslaved people] 90(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Return of Archibald Paull, owner; returned by George Henry Burt, 'the legally constituted attorney'; 29 enslaved people were "purchased at Marshal's sale under execution against [the] estate of Lewis Brotherson Verchild deceased"; the surname is spelt Paul in the index.

T 71/255 77-79
[Number of enslaved people] 116(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Return of Rev. Lewis Brotherson Verchild, deceased, owner; returned by Robert Spence, executor; 89 of the enslaved people listed "together with the estate of the said Rev. Lewis Brotherson Verchild, were exposed to sale under and by virtue of an execution against the said Rev. L. B. Verchild, at the suit of Archibald Paull Esq who bought them in (sic) and is now in possession of them"; returned on 10 Jan 1822.

T 71/255 116-118