Luke Keith’s 1848 Ledger

More Ledger Entries

The next group of pages list more expenses along with some diary entries.

 

Went to Kalamazoo 1850
Sept 12th on grand jury
on the 13th

T. C. Blake Dr
3 To cutting & making 2 pr gloves
12 To cutting 12 do gloves
1 To cutting & making large gloves

Shorts of Denison 2.45 lbs
Jan __ Shorts 2.57
31 Shorts 2.24
Feb 11 Shorts 1.89
March 10 Shorts 1.73
James Holder Dr
To cutting 8 pr gloves
To cutting 10 pr gloves

David Ford Dr $
To one cow 15.00
To seventy feet lumber .95
To House rent 8.50

Henry Crawford Dr to cash 2.75
March 1st 52 Hiram Crawford Dr to cash 1.90
Henry Crawford Dr to cash 10.00
Estetson Dr to cash 4.00
2.00
3.00

Jeff G_____ Dr
To extracting 5 teeth for wife
To filling 2 teeth for wife
To filling one tooth for ____
To filling 5 teeth for _____ Cary
To extracting one tooth J. Allen
To filling one tooth for J. Allen
To filling one tooth and cleaning _____
Alminac

19 March for April
20 ” ” for May
21 ” ” for June

19 June for July
20 ” ” for August
21 ” ” for September

19 September for October
20 ” ” for November
21 ” ” for December

19 December for January
20 ” ” for February
21 ” ” for March

Kings Alminac
For
1849 & 50

June 7 To one Tin pail Dr .75
one comb . 8
one pound soap . 4
June 7 sold eight lbs Butter $ .89

Harvey Keith Dr
June 28th Two bushels wheat .75
July 24 Eleven pounds and half ham .71

Gideon Matthews Dr
To butter
To one ham
To potatoes

H Keith Dr To cash
5 June 10.00
6 ” 30.00
21 ” 7.00
3d July 6.00
9 August 6.00
13 September 5.00
29 September 63.00
22 October 20.00
To one slead tung 1.00
To repairing cart wheels 7.00

C. L. Keith Dr to L. Keith
Two bushels Wheat 1.25
Six bushels Potatoes 1.50
Nine bushels corn 2.00
Two Hundred __ Pork 5.00
one Bucket bail .50
May 5 Three bushels Wheat 2.25
June 26 Three bushels Wheat 2.25
July 28 Two bushels Wheat 2.50
Half bushel _____ .16
Nov 9 Sixty nine lbs Pork 1.50
Three hundred hay .75
Two bushels & half corn .76
Three do Buck Wheat 1
Seed corn
Had Nance two days and half
Two Augers .62
one Hollow auger 1.50
one 7/8 right auger 1.75

Oct 14 C. R. Cridland Dr
To 14 lbs salt

Oct 9 Luke Keith Dr
To three bushels and ¾ Wheat

C. L. Keith Dr to Maffit
To two days work plowing
To fifty one feet Bas boards

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