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Peregrine Stanbrough 1702 Probated Will in Southampton, Suffolk County, NY naming two enslaved persons–Will & Isabel

The last Will & Testamt of me Peregrine Stanbrough yeoman of or belonging to S’hampton in ye County of Suffolk upon ye Island of Nassau alias Long Island within ye province of N. York as followeth – First – I having given long since my soul to God & Christ do continue ye same &… Continue reading Peregrine Stanbrough 1702 Probated Will in Southampton, Suffolk County, NY naming two enslaved persons–Will & Isabel

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Amy McDaniel Pollock, 1820 US Census in Jones County NC, enumerating one enslaved female

Below is a copy of the 1820 US Census record for Amy McDaniel Pollock (listed as Mistress Amy Pollok) in Jones County, North Carolina and enumerates one enslaved female between the age of 14 thru 25. I believe this enslaved female to be named Cloe. Cloe was bequeathed to Amy McDaniel Pollock in the 1817… Continue reading Amy McDaniel Pollock, 1820 US Census in Jones County NC, enumerating one enslaved female

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John McDaniel 1817 will in Jones County NC, naming seven enslaved persons

In the name of God Amen, I John McDaniel Senr of the County of Jones and State of North Carolina being weak in body but of sound mind and memory do on this 19th day of April In the year of our Lord 1817 make and ordain this my last Will and Testament in manner… Continue reading John McDaniel 1817 will in Jones County NC, naming seven enslaved persons

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Amy McDaniel Pollock, 1821 Will in Jones County, NC, naming one enslaved girl named Cloe

In the name of God, Amen, I Amy Pollock of the County of Jones & State of North Carolina being of sound and perfect mind and memory blessed be God do this 14th of March in the year of our Lord 1821 make and ordane this my last will and testament in manner following that… Continue reading Amy McDaniel Pollock, 1821 Will in Jones County, NC, naming one enslaved girl named Cloe

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Christian Isler (1694-1747 Craven Co NC) Will of 1747 in Craven County NC naming 7 enslaved persons

The following is my transcription of Christian Isler's 1747 Will probated in Craven County NC. In this document, Christian Isler bequeaths by name seven (7) enslaved persons to his wife and children, in the following manner: To wife Elizabeth Isler: one negro man Cato; one negro woman Judee. To son John Isler: one negro man… Continue reading Christian Isler (1694-1747 Craven Co NC) Will of 1747 in Craven County NC naming 7 enslaved persons

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Thomas Moody Sturdivant (1784 Pitt County NC-aft 1824 Chatham County NC) 1820 US Census Chatham County NC, enumerating 7 enslaved persons

The following information is the 1820 US Census for Thomas Moody Sturdivant. Thomas Moody Sturdivant was born in 1784 in Pitt County NC and died between 1824-1830 in Chatham County NC. At present, I have been unable to locate any will or probate information for Thomas Moody Sturdivant. Thos Sturdivant Home in 1820 (City, County,… Continue reading Thomas Moody Sturdivant (1784 Pitt County NC-aft 1824 Chatham County NC) 1820 US Census Chatham County NC, enumerating 7 enslaved persons

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Henry Sturdivant (1749 Sussex VA to 1796 Pitt County NC) 1790 US Census Information Pitt County NC enumerating 8 enslaved persons; and his Inventory of Estate, Warren County NC Nov 1797 naming 4 enslaved persons

The information below is for Henry Sturdivant (born 1749 Sussex VA and died 1796 Pitt County NC). It includes information from the 1790 US Census for Pitt County, NC enumerating 8 enslaved persons and also his Inventory of Estate in Warren County, NC in November 1797 and naming 4 enslaved men. Henry Sturdivant is listed… Continue reading Henry Sturdivant (1749 Sussex VA to 1796 Pitt County NC) 1790 US Census Information Pitt County NC enumerating 8 enslaved persons; and his Inventory of Estate, Warren County NC Nov 1797 naming 4 enslaved persons

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Edward Sturdivant (1750 Sussex County VA to 1792 Warren County NC) 1795 Probated Will in Warren County NC listing 10 enslaved persons

The following is my transcription of the 1795 Probated Will in Warren County NC and 1797 Decree of the Superior Court of Halifax of Edward Sturdivant listing 10 enslaved persons. April 20th 1797 Received agreeable to a decree of the Superior Court of Hallifax April Term 1795 of Henry Sturdivant Administrator of Edward Sturdivant Decd.… Continue reading Edward Sturdivant (1750 Sussex County VA to 1792 Warren County NC) 1795 Probated Will in Warren County NC listing 10 enslaved persons

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William Sturdivant (abt 1732 Charles City County VA to 1790 Northampton County NC) Will citing information and naming 14 enslaved persons

The following is my transcription of William Sturdivant's will (born abt 1732 Charles City County, VA and died 1790 Northampton County, NC) listing and naming 14 enslaved persons bequeathed to his children. These enslaved persons were Amba, Hamilton, Sinthe, Amey, Annaka, Ephraim, Selah, Phillis, Howell, Scott, Winney, Nicholas, Dick and James. In the name of… Continue reading William Sturdivant (abt 1732 Charles City County VA to 1790 Northampton County NC) Will citing information and naming 14 enslaved persons