Isaiah T. Irvin, Sr. will

Isaiah T. Irvin, Sr. will

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Irvin, Isaiah T., Sr.
Title: Isaiah T. Irvin, Sr. will
Dates: 1856 October
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms859

Biographical/Historical Note

Isaiah T. Irvin Sr. was from Wilkes County, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the last will and testament of Isaiah T. Irvin, Sr. of Wilkes County, Georgia, dividing his estate amongst his wife, Isabella Irvin (37 enslaved African Americans, the cattle, the plantation and all farm equipment), his grandson John Pope Johnson ($2,000 cash, five shares in Ga. RR & Banking stock), his daughter Louisa T. Crosby ($4,500 cash), his granddaughters Caroline Favor, Ann Reese and Isabella Askew ($900 each), his grandsons Isaiah T. Irvin, Jr. (his Ga. RR & Banking stock), the remainder of his estate to be divided amongst Martha Stephens (granddaughter), Nancy Favor, Charles M. Irvin, Isaiah Irvin Jr., Martha Battle, Mary Callaway (children).

Index Terms

Georgia Railroad and Banking Company.
Irvin family
Probate records--Georgia--Wilkes County.
Slave records--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Isaiah T. Irvin, Sr. will, ms859, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Will, 1856 October