Enslaved Person-Virginia-Shenandoah County
April 17, 1822
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Lived in Woodstock, Virginia. Ben's enslaver, James Chipley, was in debt to John Koontz. The trustee, W.G. Thompson, settled the debt by having a public sale at the courthouse. Ben was sold to help pay off the debt.
W.G. Thompson, "Notice," Woodstock Herald (Woodstock, VA), Apr. 17, 1822.
Enslaved by James Chipley.
“Ben,” Shenandoah County Library Archives, accessed July 8, 2020, http://archives.countylib.org/items/show/14739.