Slaves in the Estate of George Morris, in Families, Charleston, SC, 1835

Slaves in the Estate of George Morris, in Families, Charleston, SC, 1835

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The estate inventory of George Morris of Charleston, SC lists names, family relationships and occupations of 98 slaves in the estate. We invite you to contribute to this page.

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Slaves in the Estate of George Morris, in Families, Charleston, SC, 1835

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The estate inventory of George Morris of Charleston, SC lists names, family relationships and occupations of 98 slaves in the estate.

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Enslaved Ancestors listed in the estate were:

· Scipio - Driver, Sylla his wife & children from 1 to 14 yr Cuffy, Peggy, Lucy, Sary, Silvy, Scipio $2100

· Jacob - Driver, Peg his wife $750

· Johnny - Driver, Tenah his wife $1100

· Cecilia - Nurse, Mary $300

· Charley - Bricklayer, Sukey his wife, George & Isaac children $1200

· George - Carpenter, Jemima his wife, Mingo $1500

· Owen - Cooper, Binah his wife $1000

· Adam, Aleck, Ben $1050

· Smart, Mary his wife, Sam, Charlotte, Anthony $1425

· Isaac, Betty his wife, Brutus (child) $1100

· Ishmael $500 Marcus, Hannah his wife, John (child) $1675

· Billy, Mary his wife, Hector, Amy, Sibby (children) $1300

· Isaac, Chloe his wife, Kit (child) $700

· John - Carpenter, Simon $1000 July - Coachman, Clarissa his wife $700

· William - Carpenter $800, Rachel, Abel, Jacob $625

· Mary Long, Flora - Nurse, Flora $500

· Sary, Rinah, Mary, Maria, Dinah $1250

· Lidy, Chloe, Dolly, Caty $1200 Big Sukey, Caroline $350

· Old Sukey, Hagah, Scipio, Nat $900

· Maria, Jacky $550 Molly $450

· Dido, Susan $500 Old Betty, Pussy

· Silvy - Pastry Cook, Isaac, James her children $600

· Charlotte - House Servant $450 Joe - Ditto $500

· Isabel - House Servant & Child - $550 Henry - Ditto $400

· Jimmy - Cooper, Susy, Affy $550

· Clinton, Old Sukey's husband (omitted) $100

Noted as "Bulls Island Negroes" were:

· Isaac $250, Rinah $300, Jacky $300, Caty $300

· John $225, Jacob $225, Sam $225, Jimmy $150

· Susey $150, Clinton $100

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