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Label
1783 Jan. 4
Inclusive dates
1783 Jan. 4
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deed, 4 January 1783, from Edward Watlington to Duncan Rose and William Browder, all of Dinwiddie County, Virginia. This deed grants Rose and Browder a female slave and furniture for ten thousand pounds of tobacco
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Duncan Rose was born in December 1737 in Inverness, Scotland, to William Rose, Greive of Culloden, and and Margaret McLean Rose and was baptized on 13 December 1737. He moved to Petersburg, Virginia, in the 1750s and became a merchant in Petersburg. Rose served as a quartermaster agent for the American forces during the Revolution and helped defend Petersburg from the British in 1781. Rose was a prosperous merchant and owned land in Virginia and Kentucky. Never married, he died by 12 December 1785.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Deed
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Short, E. B., Mrs.
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000503075
Reproduction note
Photocopy.
Type of unit
leaf.

Library Locations

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