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Slaves at Oakvale and Hut Plantations, Johns Island, SC, 1860

The estate inventory of Kinsey Burden, Sr., taken 21 February 1860, lists the names of 35 enslaved ancestors at Oakvale Plantation and 37 enslaved ancestors at Hut Plantation, Johns Island, Charleston County, South Carolina. 

Listed at Oakvale Plantation: 

Abram, Kate, Gabriel, Abram, George, Rachel, Chloe, Cuffy, Jacob, Jack, August, Betsy, Penda, Binah, Toby, Sylla, Boston, Tony, Lewis, Joan, Sancho, Charlotte, Phyllis, Elvira, Sancho Jr., Alick, Joe, Lizzie, Sarah, Caesar, Cornelius, Augustus,  Rose, Thomas

Listed at Hut Plantation:

Tom, Elsey, John, Tenah, Dolly, Charlotte, Sentry, Emmeline, John, Martha, Nanny, Matilda, Jerry, Patty, George, Hastings, John, Bella, Abrahm, Maria, Sophy, Affy, Simon, Simon, Leah, Hannah, Israel, Daniel, Lucy, Morris, Louisa, Moses, Fanny, Sam, Sallie, Dinah, Rosalie

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  • Johns Island, Charleston, SC
  • 21 February 1860

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.

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This document was indexed and made searchable by Alana Thevenet.

Contributor: Lowcountry_Africana
Created: July 3, 2010 · Modified: July 19, 2010

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