Complete Inventory, by Counties, of the Estate

    All Titles

  • Complete Inventory, by Counties, of the Estate

Dublin Core

Title

Complete Inventory, by Counties, of the Estate

Subject

Custis Estate

Description

The appraisal of the estate of Daniel Parke Custis. The inventory appraises the Custis Estates in New Kent, King William, James CIty, York, Northampton, and Hanover counties. According to Fields, the only extant copy is in the account book of George Washington held at Washington & Lee University. Washington transcribed this copy from a complete inventory compiled by John Mercer (which was made up of separate county inventories, each performed by three appraisers).

Creator

John Mercer

Source

"Worthy Partner": The Papers of Martha Washington

Publisher

Greenwood Press

Date

1759

Relation

Washington & Lee University

Format

Document in an account book

Language

eng

Additional Item Metadata

Citation

Fields, Joseph E. "Worthy Partner": The Papers of Martha Washington. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. 61-76.

Document Item Type Metadata

Collection

How to Cite this Item

John Mercer, "Complete Inventory, by Counties, of the Estate," in Martha Washington, Item #351, http://marthawashington.us/items/show/351 (accessed May 23, 2018).