Liberty County Will – Eliza Quarterman Mallard

Enslaved Persons Mentioned: Hagar
Slaveholder: Eliza Quarterman Mallard
Year: 1821
Location: Liberty County, Georgia

Will Summary:

Testator: Eliza Quarterman Mallard, Liberty County, State of Georgia


  • To her beloved mother Lydia Mallard she gives her “negro woman slave Hagar.”

  • Gives remainder of her estate both real and personal to her mother Lydia, her brother John, and her sisters Ann & Mary to be equally divided between them, share and share alike.

Executors: mother Lydia Mallard and friend William Quarterman Baker

Date signed 1 June 1821

Witnesses: Elizabeth Quarterman, Rebecca E. Mallard, Thos. [Thomas] Mallard

Probated by Thomas Mallard on 8 May 1840

Recorded 14 July 1840

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