Hole In The Wall Plantation

Submitted by FHMaster on Fri, 12/30/2016 - 19:32

The plantation was probably begun by Elijah Smith during the time that he was a business partner with Abijah Hunt (1800 - 1811).  Abijah and Elijah had the firm of Hunt and Smith, which was a cotton brokerage that also ran five general stores and several public cotton gins.  They had several cotton plantations as well.

Camp Plantation

Submitted by FHMaster on Thu, 12/29/2016 - 23:01

Amelia/Charles Devall settled first at Camp Plantation, which they bought on 6 Feb 1869 after suing Amelia’s mother Elizabeth and he 2nd husband Andrew Woods for non-payment of debts

Amelia lost Camp on 7 Feb 1874 after being sued by creditors for non-payment of debts

W.B. Chamberlain was high bidder at the sheriff’s sale

Then Amelia and Charles Devall moved to Orange Grove