Division of Slaves in the Estate of Francis Marion, Charleston, SC, 1833

Division of Slaves in the Estate of Francis Marion, Charleston, SC, 1833

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On December 27 and 28, 1833, appraisers divided the estate of Francis Marion. The record of the division notes how the 155 slaves were divided among Marion's heirs. We invite you to contribute to this page.

Division of 155 Slaves in the Estate of Francis Marion, Charleston, SC, 1833

  • Charleston, SC

On December 27 and 28, 1833, appraisers divided the estate of Francis Marion. The record of the division notes how the 155 slaves were divided among Marion's heirs.

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Below are the names of Marion's heirs, and names of the enslaved ancestors they received:

Under the terms of Francis Marion's will, his widow Harriet Marion was to select 6 slaves before the estate was divided. She selected:

· Francis - Slave

· Chloe - Slave

· Clarissa - Slave

· Polly - Slave

· Willy - Slave

· Adam - Slave

Louisa C Marion was also to select 6 enslaved ancestors. She selected:

· March - Slave

· Judy - Slave

· Mary - Slave

· Stalira - Slave

· Sammy - Slave

· Primus - Slave

The appraisers then divided the remaining 143 enslaved ancestors in the following way:

To Mrs. H Marion:

· Henrietta - Slave

· Cynthia - Slave

· Paddy - Slave

· Inkle - Slave

· Gibby - Slave

· Harriet - Slave

· Richard - Slave

· Caty - Slave

· Sibby - Slave

· Peggy - Slave

· Jenny - Slave

· William - Slave

· Lee - Slave

· Paul - Slave

· Buddy - Slave

· Pheobe - Slave

· Lola - Slave

· Violet - Slave

· Rachel - Slave

· Thirsa - Slave

· Elisa - Slave

· Virginia - Slave

· Joe - Slave

· Sarah - Slave

· Grace - Slave

· John - Slave

· Paris - Slave

· Pantoo - Slave

· Lucy - Slave

· Peggy - Slave

· Peter - Slave

· Washington - Slave

· Hardtimes - Slave

· Venus - Slave

· Moses - Slave

· Gundy - Slave

· Tenah - Slave

· Willoughby - Slave

· Scipio - Slave

· Sam - Slave

· Scipio - Slave

· Lavinia - Slave

· Tecumseh - Slave

· Alice - Slave

· Elsey - Slave

· Roda - Slave

· John - Slave

· Hannah - Slave

· George - Slave

· Fanny - Slave

To Miss Gabriella Marion:

· Diana - Slave

· Seilly - Slave

· Sanders - Slave

· Amelia - Slave

· Mary - Slave

· Bob - Slave

· Joe - Slave

· Sambo - Slave

· Dennis - Slave

· Hector - Slave

· Simon - Slave

· Neshe - Slave

· Monimia - Slave

· Dianna - Slave

· Hester - Slave

· Phoebe - Slave

· Nelly - Slave

· Lancaster - Slave

· Nelly - Slave

· Isaac - Slave

· Toby - Slave

· Glasgow - Slave

· Susannah - Slave

To Miss Louisa C Marion:

· Brutus - Slave

· Judy - Slave

· Nanny - Slave

· Linda - Slave

· Roxanna - Slave

· Lydia - Slave

· Molly - Slave

· Amy - Slave

· Brutus - Slave

· Fortune - Slave

· Jane - Slave

· Joe - Slave

· Toby - Slave

· Long John - Slave

· Norwich - Slave

· Binah - Slave

· Jenny - Slave

· Cas - Slave

· Eve - Slave

· Harriet - Slave

· Henry - Slave

To Mrs. Vido Yeadon:

· Rosa - Slave

· Jacky - Slave

· Mathias - Slave

· Jacob - Slave

· Peter - Slave

· Somerset - Slave

· Sary - Slave

· July - Slave

· Scirca - Slave

· Beck - Slave

· Lucy - Slave

· Cain - Slave

· Doreas - Slave

· Abraham - Slave

· Sempa - Slave

· Bamelia - Slave

· Tom - Slave

· Sophy - Slave

· Elsey - Slave

· Sam - Slave

· Finette - Slave

· Stephen - Slave

· Tommy - Slave

· Carlos - Slave

**To Mrs. Catherine Palmer: **

· Sempa - Slave

· Bella - Slave

· Myra - Slave

· Mustapha - Slave

· Frank - Slave

· Patty - Slave

· Charley - Slave

· Abigail - Slave

· Affy - Slave

· Linda - Slave

· Stephen - Slave

· Murray - Slave

· Ben - Slave

· Bella - Slave

· Susy - Slave

· Blanche - Slave

· Abel - Slave

· Molly - Slave

· Ned - Slave

· Rosella - Slave

· Rose - Slave

· Joe - Slave

· Sally - Slave

· Catharine - Slave

· Boston - Slave


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