Contributed by Peggy Fischer, May 2001


The Will of William Stogsdill
1856 Pulaski County, Kentucky
Probate...FHL #0804643


Stogsdill William...Sale Bill
May the 24th 1856 the 2 sole Bill of the estate of William Stogsdill decd


1 Cubboard to Polly Stogsdill...8.00
1 block to do...5.00
1 Chest do...1.00
1 trunk do...0.75
1 looking glass do...0.75
to 2 yds of red calico to George A Phelps paid...0.18
1 do to Wm Hargis-note...0.25
1 yds of muslin to John T Stogsdill-note...0.30
1 yds cap truck to C D Phelps ...0.25
1 yds of ribbon do...0.15
1 bonnet 8 yds ribon 1 case & specks to Simeon Bullock...0.65
1 bunch of Turky red to Wm Hargis...0.10
2 bunches do to John Stogsdill...0.10
1 bunch of spice to C D Phelps...0.05
1 do to Thomas Stogsdill...0.05


amt brot forwd...$17.50
3 sacks to John Stogsdill...0.25
1 do to W J Stogsdill...0.10
1 do to R Randall...0.10
2 bags to John Stogsdill...0.10
3 barels do ....0.20
2 boxes do...0.15
1 wash baid to W J Stogsdill...0.10
1 bed stid do...0.10
1 box 1 bed stid...0.15
1 Shawl to John T Hargis...0.25


W J Stogsdill & Polly Stogsdill admrs
March the 15th 1856 the rents of the land of Wm Stogsdill dec

1 field to John Stogsdill for oats...2.75
2 do to W J Stogsdill...0.50
3 do to John Stogsdill...3.00
4 do to W F Stogsdill...2.50
5 do to do...3.00
6 do John Stogsdill...5.00
7 do Singleton Earp...3.00
8 do to do...0.85
9 do to do...0.30
10 W J Stogsdill...1.00
a part rented out for the benefit of Polly Admrs Eyers
1 field to W J Stogsdill...4.30
2 do to Edward Herrin...3.00
3 do to W J Stogsdill...3.00
W & Polly Stogsdill admrs


Examined Commonwealth of Kentucky Sct
I William M Fox clerk of the Pulaski County court do certify that the foregoing Inventory and Appraisement of the personal estate late the property of William Stogsdill decd was on the 16th day of June 1856 returned to me in my office for record; and the same together with this certificate hath been therein duly recorded
Given under my hand this 5th day of July 1856
Att Will M Fox Clk


Stogsdill William Inventory & Appraisement
A true and just Inventory and appraisement of all the personal property of the estate of William Stogsdill decd which was produced to us by Willis J & Polly Stogsdill his Administrators

5 yds of Lown @ 15 cts pr yd...0.45
18 1/2 of yarn goods @ 4cts pr yd...0.74
15 of window blinds @ 12ct " " ...2.25
3 comforts ....0.30
3 cases of button...0.40
1 shawl...1.15
29 1/2 yds of domestic @ 8 1/3 cts pr yd...2.45
6 ounces of Turky red @ 12 1/2 " " oz...0.75
1 pair of shoes...1.00
1 bed Stead...4.00
1 " ...4.00
1 straw tick feather bed & bed spread...5.00
1 " " ...5.00
1 Table ...2.50
2 locks @ 35 cts each...0.70
1 razor and strop...0.75
2 boxes of pills 1 razor strop & tooth brush...0.75
1 lot of buttons buckles & combs ...0.51
1 Bed bord...0.40
1 glass Jar...0.25
1 role of cap border ...0.15
1 Jug ...0.25
1 sledge hammer...2.00
2 Kegs ...0.75
added up to...36.49
1 vest pattern...0.65
3 yds of Irish Linnen...1.50
2 sows ...10.00
1 cutting box...3.00
1 modaic ...1.00
4 lbs of modder...0.56
2 lbs of alum...0.25
a true and Just inventory and appraisement of all the personal property of the estate of William Stogsdill decd which was produced to us by Willis J and Polly Stogsdill his administrators

1 dun colt      ...50.00        1 bay Horse...45.00             1 sorrel Horse...70.00
4 hogs...34.00  4 sows and 8 pigs...16.00       10 Shoats...12.50
1 cow...15.00   1 red calf      ...5.00         1 yoke of cattle...55.00
7 head of sheep...8.75  12 1/2 barrels of corn...15.62
1 oats stack...11.50            20 bbls corn...25.00
12 1/2  "               "  ...15.62     1 turning plough and chain...4.00               10  "
"
            ...12.50    1 scythe cradle...2.50
1 ox yoke       ...0.75         1 spade...1.00
1 log chain...4.50              3 bridals 1 pr hames & colar...1.50
1 gun...10.00   1 saddle...5.50         1 Kettle...2.50
1 pair of Steely ards...1.25                    1    "   ...3.00
1 hand saw & drawing Knife...2.00               1     "  ...3.00
1 cow bell...1.00               2 augurs & 1 chisel...1.50
1 iron wedge...0.50             1 pair of scales...3.50
1 skillet and lid...0.80        1 plow & 1 axe...1.00
80 window lights @ 8 1/2 cts each...6.66
36 Lbs of nails @ 8 1/3...3.00
30  "  of brimstone @ 12 1/2 pr lb...3.70
24  "  of coperas @ 12 1/2       "  ...3.00
1/2 Keg of white lead....1.00
10 lbs of spice @ 25 cts pr lb  ...2.50
5 stamps & 1 pr of shears...1.00
amt brot. forsd...450.71C
10 lbs of Nails...1.00          1 hatchet...2.50
2 gimlets 1 chisel 4C           33 yds of Calico...2.64
snuffers & 1 inkstand...0.80            1 bunch of Calico...0.40
1 3/4 yds of Bed tickings...0.35        4 1/3 yds of calico...0.36
1 3/4 of Calico...0.25          9             " @15 cts...1.35
11 1/2  "       ...12 1/2ct     1.42            1 Shawl...1.15
1 shawl ...1.15                 2 3/4 casnet @65...1.78 3/4
8 yds of red calico...1.20              3 yds of calico @15...0.45
2 " of white Bobnet @25cts...0.50       24 " red calico @15     ...3.60
3 yds of Bedspreads @16 2/2 cts...0.50
3 1/2 " of green calico @ 8 1/3...0.29
4 1/4 " of black bobnet @ 25...1.06 1/2


(page full of accounts like the following)
Notes: & c:
1 Execution on Nathaniel & Jesse Gatiff for...3.65
1 Execution on Milton Sidebottom...3.75
1 account on Philip H Earp for...8.00
1 do on Criss Fore for...1.25
1 order Washington Hargis for...1.75
1 do George Hargis for...3.00
1 account on G D Phelps for wife...1.98
1 order on Singleton Earp for...12.00
1 account on W J Stogsdill for...12.00
1 order on Silas Mize for...3.88
for teaching school ...18.50
1 Note on James Adkins due July the 14th 1855...1.60
1 do on Ezekial Evans due July the 14th 1855...4.25
1 Do on Nathaniel & Jesse Gatliff
due Sept 14th 54...16.00

We do certify that the foregoing Appraisement was truly and justly made of the personal property of William Stogsdill deceased which was produced to us by his administrators Willis and Polly Stogsdill to the best of our judgment all of which we respectfully report to the Pulaski county court
Given under our hands this the 1st day of Nov'r 1855
Robert Randall
& Loranza D Phelps
Appraisers


Stogsdill, Wm Sale Bill
(Sale items, purchaser & price paid listed on over three pages)
Buyers listed:
M G Mize                Jefferson Burkhart      John Stogsdill
Galen Nunnelly          Willis Stogsdill        H C Whitis
Joseph Russel           William Nunnelly        John Chaney
Haymon Bray             George Vanhook          Robert Randall
Joseph Randall          Benjamin Lankford       Daniel Herrin
Alford Alexander        Samuel B Hargis         Simeon Bullock
Jefferson Hargis        William Hargis          William A Glover
Thomas Hansford         Silas Mize              Isaac Whitson
John Hargis             Robert Phelps           Singleton Earp
James Hargis            Madison Brokin          Daniel Earp
Zebulon Chaney          John M Whitaker         John P Lee
L D Phelps              Benjamin Sewel          Peter Sears
Edward Herrin           Bluford Woodall         Wm. F. Richardson
John Herrin             A J Ingram              James Sears
Simeon Sears            W H Alexander           Polly Stogsdill
Nov the 2nd 1855


Stogsdill Wm Administrators Settlement
at the request of Polly Stogsdill widow, and one of the Administrators of William Stogsdill Deceased and Willis J Stogsdill the other Adm. of said Decedent the undersigned met with them at his office in the Town of Somerset and proceeded to make the following settlement=
present Silas Mize, Milton G Mize and Joseph Randolph heirs of said Stogsdill & c (to wit)
1st amount of sale Bill
amount of cash & cash notes as per appraisers list returned...493.33
This Sum amount of rents for year 1856
This Sum amount of 2nd Sale bill...492.15
(Total)...985.48
And entitled to credits as follows (to wit)
N1 Tax receipt for year 1855...2.75
"2 Justices Fee bill...1.80
"3 Ballance on T Randolph note...5.50
"4 Bal Note to Somerset bank...15.75
"5 St Colyers receipt...3.60
"6 Justices Fee bill...0.60
"7 Same ...0.60
"8 " ...0.40
"9 Silas Mize receipt for...0.40
"10 Colyers Receipt for...8.95
"11 Judge fee for this Settlement...1.50
(Total)...42.05
Total Ballance chargeable to Admrs
Dec 14th day of June 1856 ...943.43

Mrs Polly Stogsdill having expressed a desire to resign her place as administrator herein the Same is accepted and Willis Stogsdill, her Co Adm. hereby constituted Sale Administration all of which is respectfully submitted
J. Fitzpatrick J. P C. C.
This 29th day of July 1857

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