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Label
1788-1789
Inclusive dates
1788-1789
Title variation
Brown family account book, 1707-1862
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Arithmetic book, 1788-1789, of John Brown (1774-1854) of Cumberland County, Virginia, containing math exercises multiplication, division and subtraction, as well as weights and measures. This volume includes the arithmetic tables and examples of John Brown. Volume also is the account book, 1707-1862, of the Brown family consisting of the accounts of Clement Brown (ca. 1750-1836), shoemaker (1773-1774). There are scattered accounts from 1734, 1747/8. There is a birth record (1776) for Elizabeth Brown, daughter of Clement Brown (ca. 1750-1836), and a birth register for John Brown (1774-1854) and his wife Elizabeth. There is an inventory (1733) of livestock and real property and improvements, a listing of books (n.d.), an account (1731-1733) of livestock slaughtered and crops, an account (1720-1721) of plantation improvements, slave births (1809-39), plantations' accounts (1707-1723), and an administrators' bond (1862)
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  • Accessioned
  • Described
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Biographical or historical data
Clement Brown (ca. 175-1836) was born in Essex County, Virginia. He settled in Cumberland County, Virginia. Brown and his wife Mary Turner Brown had eleven children, including Elizabeth Brown (1776-1854), who married John Holland (1771-1853) and had eight children; and John Brown (1774-1854) who resided in Cumberland County. He and his wife Elizabeth had at least three children.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Arithmetic book
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Sanderson, Mrs. William P.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000488055
Reproduction note
Bound photocopy.
Type of unit
v. (123 leaves)

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