|Creator:||Faulkner, Thomas, 1830-1908|
|Title:||Thomas Faulkner account book|
|Quantity:||0.05 Linear feet (1 portfolio)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of an account book of Thomas Faulkner from 1854-1875. The bulk of the book includes accounts for workers (slaves) on Faulkner's plantation (1858-1875) which contain the date, person's name, number of days worked, purchases, and price. The book also contains entries for the Hall County Court (July, 1854 - January, 1857) giving date, names of plaintiff and defendant, and resolution of case including amount owed.|
Thomas Faulkner of Hall County, Georgia, was a planter born in Georgia on 19 February 1830. He was the son of Benjamin Faulkner(1805-1892) and Martha Bendice Allred Faulkner(1808-1891) and married Mary Ann Grant(1836-1907). He died on 20 February 1908 and was buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Hall County.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Thomas Faulkner account book, MS 2052. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.