Nathaniel Shaw Jr., account, 1765 to 1767

ms-number767900.10

abstractAn accounting of goods received by Samson Occom from Nathaniel Shaw.

handwritingFormal handwriting is largely clear and legible.

paperOversized sheet of paper is in good condition, with minimal creasing, staining and wear. One side of the paper (left side of one recto), however, appears to have been trimmed, which results in a slight loss of text.

inkBrown-black.

noteworthyDue to ledger formatting, transcription line breaks may not exactly match those of the document. In instances where the intention regarding an abbreviation is uncertain, the abbreviation has been left unexpanded in the modernized transcription.

Dr The Revd Sampſon Occom in Acco.t current with Nathl Shaw Junr Cr
1765 Novem:— 11 To the Amo.t of my Acco.t to this date 49..5..2 1/2
21 To your Order p.d Nathan Champlen 14/6.. ditto p.d W.m Talſon 13/6 1..8..__
23 To your Order p.d Jo[guess: s] Wawyoug 30/ bar.l Beef 45/ flower & Sundries 6..5..5 1/2
24 To your Order p.d Charles Thompson 11/3 p.d [illegible] for p.r Shoes 7/ Sund.r 1/4 0..19..7
27 To Cheeſe 2/5 [guess: /] 3 y.ds [guess: P]lad del.d George Pharask 15/ Caſh 1/ flannel 10/ 1..8..5
Decr 1766 25 To your Order p.d Pompe George 10/.. y.r Order p.d Charles Bill 10/ 1______
January 9 To Sundries for a p.r Breeches 15/8 Cheeſe 1/8 Ink pott 1/6 Ink powder 1/ 0..19..10
30 To 2 G Molaſses 5/.. 1 1/2 y.ds Oznabrigs 2/6 Candleſtick 1/2' 0..8..8
Feby 13 To 4 1/4 yds Check @ 2/9.. Paper /6.. 4 y.ds flannel 10/.. G Molaſses 2/6 1..4..2 1/2 x
28 To 4.lb Lead 2/.. 1/2.lb Powder 1/3.. Cash 6/3.. Q.t Wine 3/ Sundries 3/ 0..15..6
March— 19 To 7 1/2.lb Cheeſe 2/6 Cash 6/. 8.lb Rice 2/. pr Womens Shoes 6/ 0..16..6
April— 17 To bar.ls Pork 70/ 2 G Molaſses 5/.. 1/2.[illegible]t Rice 8/.. 4 bus: Oats @ 1/8 4..9..8
June— 2 To Iron pot from Hubbards 13/ Sundries 20/7 1..13..7
11 To Gal: Rum 4/6.. q.t d:o 1/4 hooks & Line 1/4 oznabrigs & Shugar 7/8 0..14..10
July— 9 To 253 feet boards 20/3 pr Shoes 7/ Cash 1/6. 1..8..9
21 To 1/4 lb Indego 3/6 G Molaſses 2/.. 1 1/2 G Rum @ 4/6 Oznabrigs 3/10 0..16..1
31 To 57 Squares of Glaſs 23/9 pace 2/4 Rum 2/3.. 3 C.t brads 1/6 1..9..10
5 lb Nails 6/.. 1 1/2 C.t clear Boards 15/.. 3 1/2 ^ yd ^ Check @ 3/3 1..12..4 1/2
2 lb Coffee 2/.. 1/2 lb Tea 3/3.. 1/2 y.d blk Cloths 19/3 1..4..6
4 1/2 y.d Oznabrigs @ 1/3 handkerchief 5/6 0..11..1 1/2
Augt— 13 To 28.lb Pork @ d 6 G: Rum 4/.. 6 q.ts Molaſses 3/ 17 1/2.lb Sugar 8/9.. 1..9..9
2 oz Indigo 1/8 Caſh 12/ ditto 2/ Silk /3d Gall: Rum 4/ knife 1/1 1..1..___
22 To 344 feet pine Boards @ 6/.. 4 1/2 y.ds Duck @ 2/6 Rum 1/ pipes /3 1..13..6
28 To 29.lb Pork 12/1 Sep.r 16th Sundries 26/4 1..18..5
Oct.r 16 To handkf 7/ pr worſted Hose 10/ Reaſons 1/ Sundries[illegible][guess: @] /1 1..1..1
1767 Jan: 8 To Blanket 12/6.. 1.lb Tea 6/6 0..19..___
Feby ______ 11 To 1/4 Rice 5/ 2 q.ts Molaſses 1/ 2 quarts Rum 2/ 0..8..____
March— 6 To Cash 1/10 1/2 Codfish 6/.. 1.lb Tea 5/6 tea Cups 1/2 0..14..6 1/2
17 To 2 q..ts Rum 2/.. 31ſt 3 q.ts d.o 3/ Gall: Molaſses & Sundr 0..11..___
April— 6 To a Cupboard Lock 1/9 Latch 1/4 Rum & Molaſses 3/6 0..6..7
20 To 1/2 y.d blk Cloth. 1 Hoe & pt Rum 1..2..6
24 To 5 1/2 Gall: Molaſses @ 2/.. 2 q.ts Rum 2/ 0..13..___
To 6 Bus: Oats @ 2/ — 4 Bus. Wheat @ 5/6 11.14___
May— 14 To 10..lb Beef 2/6 poſtage of Letters 2/ 0..4..6
£92..9..0
1765 Nov.r 6. Cr By Cash £6.. By ditto £1..16 7..16
1766 June 25 By Cash pd yr Wife £10.. Sep.r 20 By ditto of d..o 12/.. 10..12
By a pot return'd ________13
19..1
£73..8__
Copy of M.r Shaw's Acc.t  with M.r Occom  1767 
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