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3 edition of Ferry Hill Plantation journal found in the catalog.

Ferry Hill Plantation journal

January 4, 1838-January 15, 1839.

by John Blackford

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ferry Hill Plantation (Md.)
    • Subjects:
    • Plantation life.,
    • Ferry Hill Plantation (Md.)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [133]-135.

      StatementEdited with an introduction and notes by Fletcher M. Green.
      SeriesThe James Sprunt studies in history and political science,, v. 43
      ContributionsGreen, Fletcher Melvin, 1895- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF251 .J28 vol. 43
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 139 p.
      Number of Pages139
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5841774M
      LC Control Number61063648
      OCLC/WorldCa1854145

      The Cherry Mansion was built on one of these mounds in In , James Rudd constructed a log cabin a few yards east of the Tennessee River and established a landing and ferry known as Rudd's Ferry. In , a road was cut from Hardinsville, the county seat located 10 miles to the east, to Rudd's Ferry. He opened a general store in at the corner of Lemay Ferry and Butler Hill roads. In , he was elected a county judge and then county collector in Kassebaum rebuilt his store in Author: Scott Bandle. Big House Books, Jackson, Mississippi. 1, likes 3 talking about this. Protecting the Right to Read5/5(2). Find results with: Add another field.

      His estate Mulberry Hill lay partly in Halifax and doubtless that is the explanation of his clerkship of Halifax county from to Judge Carrington was a member of both committees of safety, ( - ), and delegate to the Conventions and


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