Surry Co. "Register of Free Negroes and Mulattoes", 1847-1862

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11 of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 24th day of April 1848. Teste Wm. .P Underwood, CC.

No 954 Virginia Surry County Sct Hilliard, alias Hilliard Ellis alias Hanibal a free man of color was born free as appears by the certificate of Micajah Ellis son of David Ellis and Nancy his wife free persons of color, is of dark conplexion has several small scars under his jaw bone on the left side of his neck, aged twenty three years and upwards and is five feet ten and a half inches high. The said Hilliard alias Ellis alias Hanibal is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 20th day of June 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 955 Virginia Surry County Sct Amanda, alias Amanda Jones daughter of Peter Jones a free man of color was born free as appears by a former certificate obtained from the Clerk of this Court is of brownish complexion, bushy hair, has a mark or scar on the wrist of the left hand aged about twenty eight years and is five feet two inches high. The said Amanda, alias Amanda Jones is again registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 26th day of June 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 950 Virginia Surry County Sct Champion, alias Champion Clayton son of Hannah Clayton a free woman of color born free as appears by the Certificate of Wyatt Law is of brown complexion rather full face aged twenty two years has no marks or scars and is five feet Seven inches high. The said Champion, alias Champion Clayton is registered of the above descriptioni in the

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12 Office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 25th day of February 1850 Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 957 Virginia Surry County Sct. Frances, alias Frances Scott a free woman of yellow complexion, was born of free parents as appears by the Certificate of William M West has a small scar on her right cheeck, aged twenty years and upwards and is five feet four and one quarter inches high. The said Frances, alias Frances Scott is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 24th day of July 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 958 Virginia Surry County Sct. Betsey, alias Betsey Wilson daughter of Anne Wilson a free woman was born free as appears by the Certificate of Richard Powell has two scars one near the corner of the mouth and one near her chin on the right side of her face is of yellow complexion, has round face aged about fifteen years and is four feet eleven and a quarter inches high. The said Betsey, alias Betsey Wilson is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of County Court of Surry this 24th day of July 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 959 Virginia Surry County Sct. Anne, alias Anne Wilson a negro woman was born free as appears by a former Certificate of registry obtained from the Clerk of this Court, aged forty years and upwards, four feet nine and a half inches high, has a scar on the back of her left hand, and long bushy hair. The said Anne, alias Anne Wilson is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 22th day of July 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

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No 940 Virginia Surry County Sct. Judy, alias Judy Charity daughter of Mason Charity was born free as appears by the certificate of James B. Duveel, aged twenty five years and upwards has a small mole on the left side of her forehead near the roots of the hair, the fingers on her right hand be contracted or drawn up occasioned by a burn, the first joint of the thumb on said right hand being of brown complexion, and is five feet six inches high. The said Judy, alias Judy Charity is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 24th day of July 1848. A Copy Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 961 Virginia Surry County Sct. Marena, alias Marena Wilson a free girl of light complexion the daugher of Sally Wilson was born free as appears by a former Certificate obtained from the clerk of this Court has scar on the back of her right hand occasionied by a burn aged twenty eight years and upwards and is five feet three inches high. The said Marena, alias Marena Wilson is again registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the county Court of Surry this 24th day of July 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 962 Virginia Surry County Sct. David J. Roberts son of Joseph Roberts and Elizabeth his wife, was born free as appears by a former Certificate of registry obtianed from the Clerk of this Court is of bright complexion aged forty three years and upwards, has several scars on the hback of his neck, and is five feet eight and a half inches high. The said David J Roberts is again registered above description in the Office of the Clerk of the (County)

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County Court of Surry this 28th day of August 1848 Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 963 Virginia Surry County Sct. Robert, alias Robert Elliott son of Linsey Elliott was born free as appears by the register Certificate of William M. West, aged nineteen years and upwards has a scar on the top of his left foot caused by a burn, bushy hair, brown complexion and is five feet nine and a quarter inches high. The said Robert, alias Robert Elliott is registered of the above description in the Clerks Office of the County Court of Surry this 28th day of August 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 964 Virginia Surry County Sct. Louis, alias Louisa Briggs daughter of Hannah Briggs as born free as appears by the Certificate of Edwin White aged forty six years and upwards has grey hair, prominent teeth, the front ones considerably apart dark complexion spare make and is five feet and a half an inch high. The said Louisa, alias Louisa Briggs is registered of the above description in the Clerks Office of the County Court of Surry this 28th day of August 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 964 Virginia Surry County Sct. Washington, alias Washington Edwards son of Cherry Edwards was born free as appears by a former Certificate obtained from the Clerk of this Court and lost (as appears satisfactorily to the Court by fire) is of yellow Complexion, full face, bushy hair several scars on the ancle of the left leg and the left foot aged twenty Seven years and upwards and is five feet six and a half inches high. The said Washington alias Washington Edwards is again registered of the above description in the Clerks Office of the County Court of Surry

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this 28th August 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 965 Virginia Surry County Sct. Silas, alias Charity was born free as appears by the Certificate of Joseph Bailey is of light complexion aged twenty three years and upwards, has a scar on the right wide of his face near his ear and one under the right eye and is five feet eight inches high. The said Silas alias Silas Charity is registered of the above description in the Clerks office of Surry County Court this 28th August 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 966 Virginia Surry County Sct. Alfred, alias Alfred Hart son of Jenny Hart a white woman is of bright complexion aged twenty one years was born free as appears by the Certificate of said Jenny Hart & C.H. Sutledge has bushy hair no marks or scars and is five feet seven inches high. The said Alfred, alias Alfred Hart is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 25th day of September 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

No 967 Virginia Surry County Sct. Elvira, alias Elvira Briggs was born free as appears by the Certificate of William H. Clanton and Robert W. Faison is of brown complexion aged twenty one years no marks or scars and is five feet one inch high. The said Elvira, alias Elvira Briggs is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry the 25th day of September 1848. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, CC.

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