A Guide to the Randolph Estate-Farm Account Book, 1783-1829 Randolph Family. Estate-Farm Account Book, 1783-1829. MS 76.5

A Guide to the Randolph Estate-Farm Account Book, 1783-1829

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the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 76.5


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 76.5
Title
Estate-farm Account Book 1783-1829.
Extent
1 vol. (119 pp.)
Creator
Randolph Family.
Language
English

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Preferred Citation

Randolph Estate-farm Account Book, Manuscript # MS 76.5 , John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1976.

Alternative Form

Microfilm copy (M-1317.1) available.


Biographical/Historical Information

Beverley Randolph (1753-1797) was the son of Peter (1717-1767) and Lucy Bolling (b. 1719) Randolph of Chatsworth. William Randolph of Chitower (1769-1848) was the son of Thomas M. and Ann Cary Randolph. Other names appearing in the collection are Ben Randolph, B. Harrison, Carter Page, and David Ross.

Scope and Content Information

Manuscript book containing accounts for the estate of William Randolph with Beverley Randolph, 1783-1788; accounts of David McCallum and Bob Cowley with the estate of William Randolph, 1786-1789; the estate of Peter Randolph with Beverley Randolph, 1790; accounts of John Randolph, D. M. Randolph, Thomas B. Randolph, Miss Ann Cary Randolph, William F. Randolph, Isham Randolph, William Skipwith, Arch[ibald] C. Randolph, Thomas Randolph, Dr. Joseph Matteaw, and Mrs. B. Randolph, 1797-1818; and summaries of corn, wheat, oats, tobacco, and hay grown at Chatsworth, Esterto, Mill Mount, Chitower, Skin Quarter, and Earnscliff, 1783- 1829. The volume has its own rough index.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Cowley, Bob.
  • Harrison, Benjamin, ca. 1726-1791.
  • Matteaw, Joseph.
  • McCallum, David.
  • Page, Carter.
  • Randolph, Benjamin.
  • Randolph, Ann Cary.
  • Randolph, Archibald C., 1769-1813.
  • Randolph, B., Mrs.
  • Randolph, Beverley, 1754-1797.
  • Randolph, D.M.
  • Randolph, Isham, b. 1724.
  • Randolph, John, 1773-1833.
  • Randolph, Thomas B.
  • Randolph, Thomas.
  • Randolph, William F.
  • Randolph, William, 1769-1849.
  • Ross, David.
  • Skipwith, William.
  • Family Names:

  • Randolph Family
  • Subjects:

  • Agriculture -- Virginia --History --18th Century.
  • Finance, Personal --Virginia --History --18th Century.
  • Tobacco --Virginia --History --18th Century.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Estate Records -- Virginia -- History --18th Century.
  • Geographical Names:

  • Chatsworth (Va.)
  • Chitower (Va.)
  • Earnscliff (Va.)
  • Esterto (Va.)
  • Mill Mount (Va.)
  • Skin Quarter (Va.)

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Cowley, Bob.
  • Harrison, Benjamin, ca. 1726-1791.
  • Matteaw, Joseph.
  • McCallum, David.
  • Page, Carter.
  • Randolph, Benjamin.
  • Randolph, Ann Cary.
  • Randolph, Archibald C., 1769-1813.
  • Randolph, B., Mrs.
  • Randolph, Beverley, 1754-1797.
  • Randolph, D.M.
  • Randolph, Isham, b. 1724.
  • Randolph, John, 1773-1833.
  • Randolph, Thomas B.
  • Randolph, Thomas.
  • Randolph, William F.
  • Randolph, William, 1769-1849.
  • Ross, David.
  • Skipwith, William.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Chatsworth (Va.)
  • Chitower (Va.)
  • Earnscliff (Va.)
  • Esterto (Va.)
  • Mill Mount (Va.)
  • Skin Quarter (Va.)