NA, RRB 3/1AW/1862

The Confederate States

To Wm M. Sibert
Date of Purchase 1862


Dollars Cents
Mch 1 For 2 Horses                             175.00 350 00
     "  1      " 165 00
     "  1      " 135 00
     "  2 Sets Harness                      25.00 50 00
     "  2    "        "                             15.00 30 00
     "  1 Wagon Saddle 3 00
     "  1 Wagon 90 00


823 00
   I certify that the above account is correct and just; that the articles have been accounted for me on my property return for the fourth quarter ending on the 31 day of December 1863.
Thos. R. Sharp Asst. Quartermaster
   Received at Mt. Jackson the 31 day of December 1862 of Thos R Sharp A Quartermaster C. S. Army, the sum of Eight hundred & twenty three Dollars and --- Cents, in full of the above account.
Wm M. Sibert
   Impressed property paid for by Government Decm 1862. The date of purchase in the margin of acct appended being the date on which the Government ceased to pay hire on the property, is therefore assumed, as the correct date of purchase.
Thos. R. Sharp Capt & AQM
   We the undersigned being freeholders of the County of Shenandoah & State of Virginia and being duly sworn made appraisement of the following property belonging to William M Sibert this day taken for the service of the Confederate States of America, to wit:
1 Bay horse (Saddle) $165.00
1 Bay horse (Saddle) 175.00
1 Sorrel Mare (off wheel) 175.00
1 Bay horse (off lead) 135.00
1 Wagon 90.00
1 Set Brichbanos 50.00
1 set Lead gear 30.00
1 Waggon saddle 3.00
Witness our hand & seals this 28th day of January Eighteen hundred and sixty two.
J. M. Bowman
Peter Mc?dle
Reuben Moore
   I certify that the above property was received into the service at the above mentioned date.
T. R. Sharp
Capt & QM
per C E Correll
Shenandoah County, to wit:
   This day personally appeared before me a Justice of the Peace within and for the County aforesaid in the State of Virginia William M Sibert and made oath that the within is a true copy of the appraisement of property impressed for the use of the Confederate States of America by Capt T. R. Sharp Q. M. C. S. A. and that he has received no pay for said horses, waggon or harness; neither has he received any pay for the hire of the same and that no part of said horses waggon or harness has been returned to him.
Given under my hand 15th day of November 1862
S. P. Rupert J. P.