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Collection Reference Number GLC03434.31
From Archive Folder Middlesex County Virginia documents 
Title Ann W. Ancell to John Winn regarding the ownership of a slave
Date 20 February 1836
Author Ancell, Ann W. (1791-1862)  
Recipient Winn, John  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Recalling, at her brother Winn's request, a conversation she had with their father when Diley, a slave, first came to live with her. The conversation was regarding ownership of Diley, whose name appears on later slave value and hire sheets (GLC03434.35) and is listed as being owned by John Winn.
Subjects Woman Author  Women's History  African American History  Slavery  Estate  Finance  Children and Family  
People Ancell, Ann Winn (1791-1862)  Winn, John Bowles (b. 1789)  
Theme Slavery & Abolition; African Americans; Women in American History
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
Related documents Terms of hiring negroes belonging to the estate of Thomas Winn decd for the year 1833