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Slaves in the Estate of Alexander Watson, Charleston, SC, 1840

The estate inventory of Alexander Watson of Charleston, SC, filed 12 Dec 1840, lists the names of 83 enslaved ancestors. We invite you to contribute to this page.

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The estate inventory of Alexander Watson of Charleston, SC, filed 12 Dec 1840, lists the names of 83 enslaved ancestors.

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Names indexed in this document were:

· Alexander Watson - Estate

· Cordes

 

· Henry - slave

· Beck - slave

· Old Beck - slave

· Dick - slave

· Miley - slave

· Richard - slave

· Shannon - slave

· Ben - slave

· Nancy - slave

· Bella - slave

· Peter - slave

· Cloey - slave

· Old Rose - slave

· Wonder - slave

· Charlotte - slave

· Infant - slave

· Robin - slave

· Tub - slave

· Adam - slave

· Phoebe - slave

· Adam - slave

· Member - slave

· Dick - slave

· Linda - slave

· Jinny - slave

· Sam - slave

· Peter - slave

· Maria - slave

· Barbara - slave

· Aaron - slave

· Fanny - slave

· Tamer - slave

· Nero - slave

· Melly - slave

· Daphne - slave

· John - slave

· Jerdon - slave

· Hetty - slave

· John - slave

· Hester - slave

· Hardtimes - slave

· Violette - slave

· Nelly - slave

· Old Bob - slave

· Sophia - slave

· Abel - slave

· Frank - slave

· Old Mellon - slave

· Mellon Jr - slave

· Juda - slave

· Jacob - slave

· George - slave

· Ben - slave

· Tamer - slave

· Charles - slave

· Ezekiel - slave

· Lizzy - slave

· Beckey - slave

· Sue - slave

· Luke - slave

· Puda - slave

· Jim - slave

· Alfred - slave

· Charlotte - slave

· Isabel - slave

· Mary - slave

· Peggy - slave

· Fortune - slave

· Binah - slave

· Jenny - slave

· Phillis - slave

· Ellen - slave

· Amy - slave

· Tamertine - slave

· Nelly - slave

· Caesar - slave

· Clarinda - slave

· Sharper - slave

· Abram - slave

· Charlotte - slave

· Amaretta - slave

· Rachel - slave

· Pepper - slave

· Jeffry - slave

 

· S D Doar

· John G Schoolbred

· Wm Lucas

· S D Doar

· John G Schoolbred

· Wm Lucas

About This Document: Volunteer to Index This Free Collection

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.

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