Free African American T Lesesne Purchases House & Lot from Estate of Williamson, Charleston, 1856
"Public Auction Sale of House and Lot Smith Street on account of J.F. O'Hear Executor Capt Williamson (Will [sic] By T. Lesesne (Free coloured) All that Lot with the house & outbuildings thereon Situate on East side of Smith Street $1000. Charges: To Commissions 2 1/2 per cent $25, Advertisement $19.74, Criers Fee $1.50, Nett proceeds $953.76. Capers & Heyward Agents Filed 15 July 1856"