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Slaves at Little Edisto and Frogmore Plantations, Edisto Island, SC, 1858

This page honors 64 enslaved ancestors sold with the Little Edisto and Frogmore Plantations of Dr. Edward Mitchell of Edisto Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, in 1858. Anyone may contribute to this page.

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64 Slaves Sold in the Estate Settlement of Dr. Edward Mitchell, Edisto Island, SC, 1858

Edisto Island, Charleston County, SC

This page honors 64 enslaved ancestors sold with the Little Edisto and Frogmore Plantations of Dr. Edward Mitchell of Edisto Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, in 1858.

Anyone may contribute to this page.

To view the document, please click on the images attached to this page.

Below are names of purchasers and those they purchased:

Thomas P Mikell:

· Abrahm - slave

· Hanah - slave

· Sarah - slave

· Susan - slave

G W Rudd:

· Delia - slave

· John - slave

W M Bailey:

· Peter - slave

· Nancy - slave

· Lizy - slave

· June - slave

· Pompey - slave

· Robin - slave

· Titus - slave

· Sally - slave

· Rachel - slave

· Martha - slave

· Mary - slave

· Wally - slave

J E M Mitchell:

· Lisette - slave

Mary Baynard Mitchell:

· Renty - slave

· Kate - slave

· Amy - slave

· Rose - slave

· Old Sarah - slave

· Harry - slave

· March - slave

M B Mitchell, trustee for R L Whaley:

· Lucy - slave

· Toby - slave

· Justice - slave

· June - slave

· Nancy - slave

· Pindar - slave

· Mary - slave

· James - slave

· Old Flora - slave

Julian A Mitchell:

· Dugo - slave

· Patience - slave

· Hetty - slave

· Rinah - slave

· Nanny - slave

· Peter - slave

· Flora - slave

· Tyrah - slave

· March - slave

A A Newbold:

· Delia - slave

F M Mitchell:

· Peggy - slave

· James - slave

· Jackson - slave

· Comey - slave

· Linden - slave

· Lizzie - slave

· Paris - slave

· Brutus - slave

· July - slave

· Albert - slave

· Juliet - slave

· Melissa - slave

· John - slave

· Toby - slave

· Renty - slave

· Adam - slave

William G Baynard:

· Amos - slave

· Sarah - slave

· Peter - slave

· Bella - slave

Frogmore Plantation, Edisto Island, Charleston County, SC

Frogmore Plantation, Edisto Island, SC

Frogmore Plantation was built about 1820 by Edward Mitchell, when he married Elizabeth Baynard of Edisto Island. The primary crop was sea island cotton.

You can view the National Register nomination for Frogmore Plantation here.

About This Document

This document was digitized as part of a collaborative effort between Footnote, Lowcountry Africana, the South Carolina Department of Archives and History and FamilySearch, to digitize all surviving Charleston, SC Estate Inventories, 1732-1872 and Bills of Sale, 1773-1872, for a FREE Footnote collection.

When the project is complete, the names of more than 30,000 enslaved ancestors will be preserved in this FREE collection, for generations to come.

This remarkable collection contains the name of every slave ever listed in a surviving estate inventory for Charleston, SC from colonial times to Emancipation. Many of the post-Civil War inventories list the names of former slaves as well. You can volunteer to help index this FREE collection, to make the records searchable.

To learn more please CLICK HERE.

This document was indexed and made searchable by Alana Thevenet.

Slaves Listed at Little Edisto and Frogmore Plantations

Edisto Island, Charleston, SC

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The estate inventory of Edward Mitchell, filed 7 Mar 1856, lists the names of slaves at Little Edisto and Frogmore Plantations.

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In 1858, the plantations and enslaved families on them were sold. Please see the story below.

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