We Tho’s J. Polk, Isaac Lenoir, and James H. Sylvester being called on by James Atkinson, Exr. of the Est. of John Atkinson, deceased, to make a Division of the Negroes belonging to the said John Atkinson dec’d agreeable to a deed made by him in his life time have divided them and allotted them as follows, to wit:
To James Atkinson, Jun’r
To Henry Atkinson
To Sarah Atkinson
To Elizabeth Atkinson
We further allot that Elizabeth Atkinson pay to Sarah Atkinson the sum of Forty three dollars and 50/100 and that James Atkinson pay Sarah Atkinson the sum of Twelve Dollars and that James Atkins pay ot Henry Atkinson the sum of Thirty one dollars.
Signed: Tho. J. Polk, Isaac Lenoir, James H. Sylvester
Source: Sumter County, South Carolina Estate Records, Bundle 1 Number 1
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