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

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Virginia Surry County Sct. Hilliard alias, Hilliard Ellis, alias Hannibal a free man of color was born free as appears by [struck: the certificate] a former certificate obtained from the Clerk is of dark complexion 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 Hilliard Ellis, alias Hannibal is again registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 25th day of September 1848 by order of Court this day made. Teste Wm P Underwood, c.c.

No 969. Virginia Surry County Sct. Marietta, alias Marietta Briggs daughter of Louisa Briggs is of brown complexion was born free as appears by the certificate of Edwin White aged twenty three years and upwards has a mark on her right hand and one on the wrist of the left hand, and is five feet three and a fourth inches high. The said Marietta, alias Marietta Briggs is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 24th day of September 1849. Teste. Wm. P. Underwood, cc

No 970. Virginia Surry County Sct. George, alias George Cornwall son of Polly Cornwall, a free woman was born free as appears by the Certificate of Aesill Savedge, is of brown complexion, square built, thick lips, has a scar [struck: mark] across the back of his right hand near the wrist, has two scars on the lower joint of the right leg, aged twenty four years and upwards and is five feet two and a half inches high. The said George alias George Cornwall is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 23rd day of October 1848. Teste Wm P Underwood, cc

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No 971 Virginia Surry County Sct Madison Wooten son of Edna Wooten a free woman was born free as appears by the certificate of James Harris is of brown complexion, high cheek bones, spare make, has a small mole on the right side of his [struck: cheek] neck, aged twenty one years and is five feet eight inches high. The Said Madison alias Madison Wooten is Registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 23rd day of October 1848. Teste Wm P Underwood CC

No 972 Virginia Surry County Sct Matthew alias Matthew Bailey son of Clarissa Bailey was born free as appears by the certificate of Richard Harris is of brown complexion spare make has a scar on his hand and one under the right nipple and a scar on the wrist of the right arm, aged twenty six years and is five feet four inches high. The Said Matthew, alias Matthew Bailey is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 23rd day of October 1848. Teste Wm P Underwood CC

No 973 Virginia Surry County Sct Rebecca alias Rebecca Alexander daughter of Lizzy Alexander a free woman of Surry County was born free as appears by a former Certificate obgtained from the Clerk of this Court, is of a bright complexion, full face, large eyes and is five feet and a half an inch high and aged about thirty nine years. The said Rebecca alias Rebecca Alexander is again registered of the above descriptioni in the Clerks Office of Surry County Court thish 24th November 1848. Teste Wm P Underwood CC

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18 No 974 Virginia Surry County Sct Julia alias Julia Francis a yellow girl was born of free parents as appears by the Certificate of Willis Thompson aged nineteen years and upwards long hair has a mole on the front part of her neck and is five feet four and a quarter inches high. The said Julia alias Julia Francis is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 25th day of December 1848. Teste Wm. P Underwood CC

No 975 Virginia Surry County Sct Richard alias Richard Francis son of Henry Francis a free man of color was born free as appears by the Certificate of Willis Thompson is of yellow complexion aged about twenty one years, has bushy hair [struck: has] a scar on his right leg and is five feet seven and a half inches high. The said Richard alias Richard Francis is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 25th December 1848. Teste Wm P Underwood CC

No 976 Virginia Surry County Sct Andrew alias Andrew Clayton son of Cherry Clayton was born free as appears by the Certificate of Champion H Savedge aged twenty years and upwards has a scar just over the right eye, a scar on his left arm dark complexion and is five five feet nine inches high. The said Andrew alias Andrew Clayton is registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 25th December 1848. [struck: A Copy] Teste Wm. P. Underwood CC

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19. No 977. Virginia Surry County, sct. James alias James Blizzard, was born free as appears by a former register obtained from the clerk of this Court aged thirty nine years and upwards, well made bright complexion, is five feet, nine inches and a half high, has no marks or scars. The said James alias James Blizzard is again registered of the above description in the Office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 26th day of February 1849. Teste Wm. P. Underwood, c.c.

No. 978 Virginia Surry County sct. Coupland alias Coupland Bruce son of John Bruce and Betsey Cypress, free persons of color was born free as appears by the certificate of Champion H Savedge is of yellow complexion, bushy hair, thin visage, has no marks or scars, aged twenty four years and upwards and is five feet ten and a half inches high. The said Coupland, alias Coupland Bruce is registered of the above description in the Clerk Office of Surry County Court this 26th day of February 1849. Teste Wm. P. Underwood cc

No 979 Virginia: Surry County sct Henry alias Henry Barnes son of Lucy Barnes was born free as appears by a former certificate obtained from the Clerk of this court aged twenty six years and upwards is of brown complexion, short hair, has no marks or scars and is five feet four and three quarter inches high. The said Henry alias Henry Barnes is again registered of the above description int he office of the Clerk of Surry County Court this 23rd day of April 1849. Teste Wm P Underwood c.c.

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20 No 980 Virginia Surry County sct. Sylvia alias Sylvia Givens daughter of Sylvia Givens, who (the said Sylvia) was emancipated, by the will of William Allen, deceased late of this County dated the day of and recorded and proved in said County Court of Surry on the 23rd day of January 1832. aged seventeen years and upwards born since the date and proof of said will of the body of said Sylvia Givens has a scar on the neck on the left side is of yellow complexion, broad face and is five feet and a quarter of an inch high The said Sylvia alias Sylvia Givens is registered of the above description in the Clerks Office of the County Court of Surry this 23rd day of April 1849. Teste Wm. P. Underwood c.c.

No. 981 Virginia Surry County sct. Sam alias Sam Spratley son of Jenny Spratley was born free as appears by a former register, obtained from the Clerk of this Court is of a dark complexion, has a small scar on the left side of his neck, also two small scars on his left hand aged thirty eight years and upwards and is five fee six and a quarter inches high. The said Sam alias Sam Spratley is again registered of the above description in the office of the Clerk of the County Court of Surry this 23rd April 1849. Teste Wm P. Underwood cc

No 982 Virginia Surry County sct John alias John Alexander son of Lizzie Alexander a free woman of color was born free as appears by the certificate of Margaret Jones has a scar on his lip on the right side of it aged twenty one years and upwards is of bright complexion, bushy hair and is five feet seven and three quarter inches high. The said John alias John Alexander is this day registered of the above description in the office of the Clerk of Surry County Court.

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