University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Isham and Nancy Hatcher Slave Bill of Sale, 1841



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hatcher, Isham, 1799-1850Hatcher, Nancy
Title: Hatcher, Isham and Nancy, Slave Bill of Sale
Dates: 1841
Abstract: Consisting of one page, the Isham and Nancy Slave Bill of Sale, 1841, documents the sale of four slaves to Thomas Cox for two thousand dollars in Harrison County, Texas.
Accession No.: 2011-392
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Born in Georgia in 1799, Isham Hatcher married Nancy Freeman 1827, before moving to Panola County, Texas.


Scope and Contents

Consisting of one page, the Isham and Nancy Slave Bill of Sale, 1841, documents the sale of four slaves to Thomas Cox for two thousand dollars in Harrison County, Texas.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Hatcher, Isham, 1799-1850 -- Archives.
Hatcher, Nancy -- Archives.
Cox, Thomas
Subjects
Slave bills of sale
Places
Harrison County (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Isham and Nancy Hatcher Slave Bill of Sale, 1841, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Ryder Kouba, December 2011.


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