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Sale of Enslaved Ancestors, Estate of Daniel G Joye, Beaufort, SC, 1853

On 25 Jan 1853, Executors of the will of Daniel G. Joye sold Foot Point Plantation in Beaufort District, SC, and many enslaved ancestors on the plantation. Jonathan A. Seabrook purchased the plantation. In the sale, 83 enslaved ancestors were sold to 14 purchasers. The record of the sale lists purchasers, and those they purchased. We invite you to contribute to this page.

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Sale of Enslaved Ancestors, Estate of Daniel G Joye, Beaufort, SC, 1853

Beaufort, SC

On 25 Jan 1853, Executors of the will of Daniel G. Joye sold Foot Point Plantation in Beaufort District, SC, and many enslaved ancestors on the plantation. Jonathan A. Seabrook purchased the plantation. In the sale, 83 enslaved ancestors were sold to 14 purchasers. The record of the sale lists purchasers, and those they purchased.

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This record was indexed and made searchable by Robin Foster (@savingstories on Twitter).

The names of purchasers and enslaved ancestors they purchased are:

 

B Willingham:

· Betty - slave

· Die - slave

· Nancy - slave

· Cassy - slave

 

James Legare:

 Ishmael - slave

· Susan - slave

· Hagan - slave

· Neptune - slave

· Ducas - slave

· June - slave

· Sam - slave

· Sarah - slave

· Jim - slave

· Toney - slave

· Peggy - slave

· Jack - slave

· Mimis - slave

· Affy - slave

· Middleton - slave

· June - slave

· Ben - slave

· Julisma - slave

· Francis - slave

 

John Hanahan:

· Renty - slave

· Silvia -slave

· Rachael - slave

· Nancy - slave

· Bob - slave

· Rachael - slave

 

 J Berwick Legare:

· Peter - slave

· Jane - slave

· Auber - slave

· Sandy - slave

· Grace - slave

· Renty - slave

 

Theo D Wagner:

· Sheram - slave

· Remeo - slave

· Lindy - slave

 

Thos A Baynard:

· John - slave

· Bolen - slave

· Daphne - slave

· Molly - slave

· Tim - slave

· Leymour - slave

· Amelia - slave

 

Z B Oakes:

· Venus - slave

· Peter - slave

· Frank - slave

 

P O'Donnell:

· Moses - slave

 

J S Lawton:

· Lancaster - slave

· Phillis - slave

· Mary - slave

· Frederick - slave

· Patty - slave

· [Illegible] - slave

 

James Vidal:

 John Holmes - slave

· Patty - slave

· Delia - slave

· Chloe - slave

· Hanna - slave

· Chloe - slave

 

Jas Hopkinson:

· Lizzy - slave

· Nat - slave

· Grace - slave

· Clara - slave

· Jay - slave

· Eliza - slave

· Nat - slave

 

John Hamlin:

· Will - slave

· Tom - slave

· Delia - slave

 

G V Ancker:

· Dick - slave

· Affy - slave

 

Allen S Izard:

· Sadler - slave

· Bep - slave

· Backers - slave

· Beck - slave

· Letty - slave

· Anthony - slave

· Affy - slave

· Leah - slave

· Molley - slave

· Julia - slave

· Dick - slave

· Lydia - slave

 

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 and volunteer, please CLICK HERE.

This document was discovered by Robin Foster, when she volunteered to index 10 pages of this free collection. What will YOU discover in your 10 pages? To volunteer to index, you can go right here. We will cherish your contribution.

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