(Inventories and Accounts)
Record of estate properties and finances. Inventories contain
itemized lists of personal property owned by the decedent
including appraised values. Accounts contain the financial
accounting of the executors or administrators of estates. Records
show values of assets, payments of debts and administration
expenses, and amounts to be distributed to heirs. Earlier records
in Testamentary Proceedings series [MSA S529]. Later records in
Accounts series [MSA S531] and Inventories series [MSA S534]. Some of the volumes in the Wills series [MSA S538] also contain Inventories and Accounts.
Arranged mostly chronologically. Indexed by Inventories and
Accounts, Index series [MSA S537] and MARYLAND INDEXES Probate
Records, Colonial, Index series [MSA S1393]. Also available on
microfilm, [MSA SM13], 11 reels. Described in Land Office and
Prerogative Court Records of Colonial Maryland. Annapolis: Hall
of Records Commission, 1946, pp.104-106.