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Slaves in the Estate of Willis Wilkinson, Charleston, SC, 1850

The estate inventory of Willis Wilkinson of Charleston, filed 16 Jul 1850, lists the names of more than 150 enslaved ancestors, with some family relationships noted. We invite you to contribute to this page.

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Slaves in the Estate of Willis Wilkinson, Charleston, SC, 1850

Charleston, SC

The estate inventory of Willis Wilkinson of Charleston, filed 16 Jul 1850, lists the names of more than 150 enslaved ancestors, with some family relationships noted.

We invite you to contribute to this page.

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

This document was indexed and made searchable by Felicia R. Mathis.

Enslaved ancestors listed in the estate were:

· Elsey - Slave

· Jerry - Slave

· Harry - Slave

· Jenkins - Slave

· Edward - Slave

· Rollins - Slave

· Charlotte - Slave

· Merryman - Slave

· Benjamin - Slave

· Josephine - Slave

· Dave - Slave

· Peter - Slave

· Henry - Slave

· John - Slave

· Julia - Slave

· Jenny - Slave

· Simon - Slave

· Elsey - Slave

· Christina - Slave

· Burril - Slave

· Charlotte - Slave

· Hester - Slave

· March - Slave

· Mariah - Slave

· Adam - Slave

· Eve - Slave

· March - Slave

· Beck - Slave

· Jose - Slave

· Barbary - Slave

· Charles - Slave

· Sizzet - Slave

· Caesar - Slave

· Brina - Slave

· Susan - Slave

· Tenah - Slave

· Jim - Slave

· Betsy - Slave

· Margaret - Slave

· Kent - Slave

· Bessian - Slave

· Mingo - Slave

· Johnny - Slave

· Frank - Slave

· Hannah - Slave

· Betty - Slave

· Boston - Slave

· Rachel - Slave

· Anthony - Slave

· Jenny - Slave

· Tommy - Slave

· Green - Slave

· Tenah - Slave

· Peter - Slave

· Cretia - Slave

· Ben - Slave

· Kate - Slave

· Toney - Slave

· Mary - Slave

· Scipio - Slave

· Salisbury - Slave

· Amy - Slave

· Charlotte - Slave

· Old Cupid - Slave

· Suckey - Slave

· Nathaniel - Slave

· Cupit - Slave

· Abby - Slave

· Sizzy - Slave

· Adam - Slave

· Elsy - Slave

· Henry - Slave

· Emma - Slave

· Jacob - Slave

· Nagar - Slave

· Peggy - Slave

· Sucy - Slave

· Nella - Slave

· Isaac - Slave

· Sarah - Slave

· Diana - Slave

· Amelia - Slave

· Moriah - Slave

· Beck - Slave

· Amy - Slave

· Infant - Slave

· Phillis - Slave

· Thomas - Slave

· Harriet - Slave

· Peggy - Slave

· Harriet - Slave

· Maria - Slave

· Joe - Slave

· Amoy - Slave

· Dinah - Slave

· Twins - Slave

· Tony - Slave

· Jim - Slave

· Amaritta - Slave

· Adeline - Slave

· Ann - Slave

· William - Slave

· Susan - Slave

· Sarah - Slave

· Sam - Slave

· Columbia - Slave

· Victoria - Slave

· Flora - Slave

· Sammy - Slave

· Rosannah - Slave

· Patsy - Slave

· Betty - Slave

· Pussy - Slave

· Cato - Slave

· Jerry - Slave

· Caesar - Slave

· Bouey - Slave

· Flurry - Slave

· Henry - Slave

· Phoebe - Slave

· Hannah - Slave

· Prince - Slave

· Cyrus - Slave

· Sambo - Slave

· Kate - Slave

· Tukey - Slave

· Frances - Slave

· Margaret - Slave

· Old Simar - Slave

· Susan - Slave

· Georgiana - Slave

· Joe - Slave

· Molsy - Slave

· Suvinia - Slave

· Adella - Slave

· Robert - Slave

· Hetty - Slave

· Jim - Slave

· Wade - Slave

· Nella - Slave

· John - Slave

· Jmo - Slave

· Mary Ann - Slave

· Toby - Slave

· Cyrus - Slave

· Satina - Slave

· Dinah - Slave

· Old Abram - Slave

· Rachel - Slave

· Katey - Slave

· Sigh - Slave

· Mary - Slave

· Julia - Slave

· Emmeline - Slave

· Romeo - Slave

· Binah - Slave

· Scipio - Slave

· January - Slave

· Robin - Slave

· Saugoree - Slave

About Willis Wilkinson (1777-1850)

Charleston, SC

Willis Wilkinson was born 21 Jun 1777 in Isle of Wight, VA. He married Eleonora Withers (1789-1863). He died 18 Jan 1850 and is buried in the Cathedral Church of St.Luke and St. Paul cemetery in Charleston, SC [1]

 

Reference Cited:

[1] Headstone inscription,  Cathedral Church of St.Luke and St. Paul cemetery, Charleston, SC. Photographed by John Schneider, contributed to FindaGrave.com 14 Jan 2008. Image online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Wilkinson&GSfn=Willis&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=43&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=23958703&df=all&, accessed 28 Jan 2011.

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 indexed and made searchable by Felicia R. Mathis.

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