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Enslaved Ancestors in the Estate of Newman Kershaw, Charleston, SC, 1841

The estate inventory of Newman Kershaw, taken 12 Feb 1841, lists the names of enslaved ancestors in Charleston and at Bulls Island.

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This document was indexed and made searchable by Sheri Fenley.

Ancestors listed in the estate were:

· Charles - slave

· Robbin - slave

· Dublin Carter - slave

· Ned - slave

· George Gordon - slave

· George - slave

· Tom Jervey - slave

· Bob - slave

· John Miller - slave

· Simon - slave

· Bill - slave

· Nancy - slave

· Ben - slave

· Isaac - slave

· Monday - slave

· Monday - slave

· Cuffy - slave

· Toby - slave

· Ishmael - slave

· Jacob - slave

· Carter - slave

· Dianna - slave

· Hariet - slave

· Amy - slave

· Ginney - slave

· Morris - slave

· Dasher - slave

· Ginney - slave

· Sam - slave

· Morris - slave

· Cecelia - slave

· Betty - slave

· Mingo - slave

· Emily - slave

· Hariet - slave

· Joe - slave

· Abram - slave

· March - slave

· Rinah - slave

· Clarinda - slave

· Adam - slave

· Lissey - slave

· Molly - slave

· Jacky - slave

· Scipio - slave

· Daniel - slave

· Charlotte - slave

· Nancy - slave

· Paris - slave

· Cecelia - slave

· Charity - slave

· Primus - slave

· Harry - slave

· Washington - slave

· Rinah - slave

· Amy - slave

· Lissey - slave

· Bates - slave

· Richard - slave

· Archy - slave

· Dye - slave

· Nanny - slave

· Sarah - slave

· Armwell - slave

· Jim - slave

· Grace - slave

· Hannah - slave

· Martha - slave

· Judy - slave

· William - slave

· Ellen - slave

· Child - slave

  • Charleston, SC
  • 12 Feb 1841

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.

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This document was indexed and made searchable by Sheri Fenley.



Contributor: Lowcountry_Africana
Created: October 29, 2010 · Modified: October 29, 2010


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