September 29, 1967, 4 items; Papers (1823-1853) of Edmund Brinkley of Chowan County, N.C. Items include deeds, a will, and an account book. Deposited 1966 by George W. Blanchard, Edenton, N.C.
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Albert Morris Collection (#19), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
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This collection consists of the last will and testament (1853) and two deeds (1823, 1834) of Edmund Brinkley of Chowan County, N.C. Also included is an account book of expenditures (1849).
Alexander Parish Deed to Edmund Brinkley (2/12/1823) for sale of land in Chowan County, North Carolina adjacent to the Virginia Road, near Deep Run, near the Pocosin Swamp, and near Bear Swamp Road; copy certified 7/4/1888. Holograph. 1 item. 3 p.
William Wright & Humphrey Wright Deed to Edmund Brinkley (7/10/1834) indenture for sale of land in Chowan County, North Carolina adjacent to James Roberts' fields, on the West Side of the Virginia Road; copy certified 7/4/1888. Holograph. 1 item. 2 p.
Account Book (1848-1853) recording financial transactions relating to dry goods, home repairs, and slave rentals, in Chowan County, North Carolina. Holograph. Leatherbound. 1 item. 13 p. used.
Last Will and Testament (3/18/1853) of Edmund Brinkley, Chowan County, North Carolina, disposing of his personal property, slaves, and real estate to his wife and children. Holograph. 1 item. 7 p.
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Albert Morris Collection (#19)