The seven hundred and seventy-fourth volume of the Archives of Maryland Online
was originally created between 1842-1847. The Archives of Maryland edition was published in
2009 by the Maryland State Archives. This volume contains bills of sale for personal property. Recorded
sales include cattle, horses, tobacco, wheat, farm implements, furniture, wagons, and ships. Prior to the
Civil War, the sale of slaves was also recorded in the chattel records.
DORCHESTER COUNTY COURT
WJ 2, MSA CM428-3