Liberty County Estate Inventory – Micajah Andrews

Location: Liberty County, Georgia
Deceased: Micajah Andrews
Date Sworn: 1843-??-07

These antebellum estate inventories and appraisals generally included all the deceased person’s “property,” including enslaved persons. Only those names are documented here for historical and genealogical purposes. Anyone interested in the actual property owned by the deceased may find it at the link at the bottom of the page.  Names are listed in the original order, as this often gives very valuable information about family groupings or the age of children (who may be listed in age order).


Location: Liberty County, Georgia
Deceased: Micajah Andrews
Date Sworn: 1843-??-07
Appraisers: Edward Quarterman, Valentine, Grest, A.M. Sanford, or Jno. [John] S. Norman
Estate Executor: Edward Q. Andrews
Court Officer: Joseph C. Wilkins, N.P.
Date Recorded: 1844-01-11
Recording Clerk: J.S. Bradwell, C.C.O.
Total Value of Estate: $5525.10
Value of enslaved persons: $4895.00
Comments: None

Enslaved Person Named Value Desc. Comments
Tom 100 Age: 61 Old
Phoebe 50 Age: 63 Old [alt: Phebe]
Malbro 450 Age: 24 Maybe misheard Marlboro
Jim 450 Age: 21
Mily & infant 225 Age: 40
Phebe 200 Age: 19
Lucretia 325 Age: 13
Harry 325 Age: 12
Cain 225 Age: 10
Adam 150 Age: 8
Albert 150 Age: 7
Peter 125 Age: 4
Betty 100 Age: 3
Tamar 285 Age: 22
Henry 235 Age: 9
L. [Little] Miley 175 Age: 7
Susan 150 Age: 4
Sam 100 Age: 2
Nanney 375 Age: 21 alt: Nanny
Lucy 125 Age: 4
Ben 75 Age: 10
Venus 100 Age: 36
Dianna 300 Age: 12
Tom 200 Age: 7 Little

Find the digitized original at: “Georgia Probate Records, 1742-1990,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L93L-GHV2?cc=1999178&wc=9SYT-PT5%3A267679901%2C268032901 : 20 May 2014), Liberty > Wills, appraisements and bonds 1790-1850 vol B > image 618 of 689; county probate courthouses, Georgia.

One thought on “Liberty County Estate Inventory – Micajah Andrews”

  1. Thank you. Valentine Grest’ name is certainly familiar along with a few of the slaves who are possibly mentioned in a few wartime letters.

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