This is a newspaper notice for a circuit court charge levied by Vincent M. Benham on James B. Harris over $400, which was levied on the estate of Harris on the following enslaved people: Grace, about 45 years old; Beckey, about 21 years old; Julia, about 17 years old; Julia's child Laura, about 6 months old; and Jake, 15 years old.
Baugh, R.B. (clerk)
Baugh, R.B. (clerk), “Benham vs Harris: A Debt paid in Enslaved People,” Shoals Black History, accessed June 21, 2021, https://shoalsblackhistory.omeka.net/items/show/1100.