Chesterfield County "Free Negro Register", 1804-1830

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First Name Middle Name Last Name Alias Registration number Date of registration Age Gender Color Height- Feet Height - Inches Physical description Free status Where emancipated Who emancipated Previous place of registration Date of birth Place of birth Name of mother Additional information
Dick 313 1817-12-08 21 Dark brown 5 7.75 A scar on the right side of the forehead born free/free born
Sally Morris 314 1818-03-09 48 Female Brown 5 5.5 A black spot on her under lip born free/free born
Sally Morris 315 1818-03-10 43 Female Brown 5 3 Her right hand is crippled occasioned by a burn & a scar on her nose born free/free born
James Platcher 316 1818-03-11 53 Male Brown 5 9.5 a scar on his left shin emancipated by decree Richmond District Court
John Brown Edwards 317 1818-04-13 21 Male mulatto 5 9 a scar on the point of his elbow & another near the nail of the middle finer on his left hand born free/free born
Jack Hill 318 1818-04-13 42 Male yellow 5 4.25 a small scar between his left eye & temple born free/free born
James Gibbs 319 1818-05-11 40 Male dark yellow 5 5.75 a small scar on each of his arms & his right eye out born free/free born
Wilson Morris 320 1818-07-13 22 Male yellow 5 7.5 a scar on his left rist [wrist] & 3 on his left hand born free/free born Note next to free status is illegible
Nelson Cousins 321 1818-07-13 21 Male Black 5 8.875 a scar on his left hand born free/free born
Pomelia Freeman 322 1818-07-13 23 Female Black 5 4.25 a scar on her left sholder [shoulder], one on each arm, two of her left hand & one on her left eye brow born free/free born The certificate in this register is improperly numbered--reads 312 instead of 322
Beckey Lively 323 1818-07-13 24 Female yellow 5 6.375 a scar on her forehead & one on her left arm born free/free born The certificate in this register is improperly numbered--reads 313 instead of 323
Betsey Freeman 324 1818-07-13 33 Female Black 5 3.75 a scar on her left cheek & one on her right hand on the fore finger born free/free born The certificate in this register is improperly numbered--reads 314 instead of 324
Jack Harris 325 1818-07-13 35 Male Black 5 4.625 a scar on the right side of his forehead born free/free born The certificate in this register is improperly numbered--reads 315 instead of 325
Amey Anderson 326 1818-07-13 35 Female Black 5 1.25 a scaro of her breast & a mole on her nose emancipated Jordan Anderson The certificate in this register is improperly numbered--reads 316 instead of 326
Thomas Freeman 327 1818-07-13 27 Male Black 5 7.625 a scar on his breast, one on his left arm and one on each hand emancipated Benjamin Crawley
Peyton Logan 328 1818-11-09 26 Male Black 5 4.75 a scar over his left eye born free/free born
Tom 329 1818-11-09 65 Male Black 5 10.5 his left thigh has been broke emancipated John Robertson
Walters Woodman 330 1818-11-10 23 Male brown 5 5.75 a scar on his right cheek born free/free born
Tom Freeman 331 1818-12-14 21 Male black 5 7.75 s scar over his right eye & one on his forehead born free/free born
Lizzy Williams 332 1818-11-09 21 Female brown 5 1.75 a scar on her right arm, one on her somach [stomach] & one on her right cheek born free/free born
Polly Morris 333 1818-11-09 22 Female brown 5 4.5 a scar on her right arm born free/free born
John 334 1819-02-08 21 Male black 5 0.25 a scar on his forehead & one on the back of his right hand emancipated William Hill
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First Name Middle Name Last Name Alias Registration number Date of registration Age Gender Color Height- Feet Height - Inches Physical description Free status Where emancipated Who emancipated Previous place of registration Date of birth Place of birth Name of mother Additional information
Jack 335 1819-02-08 74 Male black 5 7.25 has a scar on the inside of his left thumb emancipated Elizabeth Gibbons
Sylvia Pitman 336 1819-04-12 34 Female black 5 3.25 has a scar on her left arm and one on the left side of her chin emancipated John Muxey
Peter Brown 337 1819-04-12 60 Male black 5 8 a burn on his left hand emancipated Henry Featherstone[ Featherston]
James Morris 338 1819-04-12 20 Dark 5 1.5 No mark born free/free born
Betsy Morris 339 1819-04-12 18 Yellow 5 3 No mark born free/free born
Kitty Otter 340 1819-07-12 47 Female brown 5 0.25 a scar over & under her right eye born free/free born
Mary Ann Howell 341 1819-07-12 25 bright yellow 5 1.25 a scar under the left year [ear], one under the left Jaw & one near the left side of the collar bone born free/free born
Betsey Maxwell 342 1819-07-12 27 Female Yellow 5 2 a scar on her upper lip & one on her left arm born free/free born
Ezekiel Stewart 343 1819-07-12 34 Male light brown 5 9 a scar on the upper part of his forehed [forehead], where it joins the hair, another above his left eye brow born free/free born
Little York 344 1819-07-12 36 Male black 5 7.5 emancipated by will Jordan Anderson
Simon Platcher 345 1819-08-09 46 Male dark brown 5 7 bushy hair, a scar on his nose & one on his left leg emancipated by decree Chesterfield County obtained his freedom by a judgment of Superior Court
Nancy Alvis 346 1819-09-13 40 Female brown 5 6.5 a scar on each cheek near the corner of his mouth born free/free born
George 347 1819-09-13 50 black 5 7 a scar on the back of her right hand, spare made emancipated by will Jordan Anderson
Joe Henry 348 1819-09-14 53 Male black 5 7.25 a wend under the left cheek emancipated Martin Baker
Anthony Platcher 349 1819-10-11 42 Male black 5 7.75 a scar on his right cheek & a small piece cut off his right ear emancipated by decree Chesterfield County obtained his freedom by a judgment of Superior Court
Jenny Richardson 350 1819-10-11 33 Female black 4 11.25 a scar on his right jaw and one on his left hand born free/free born
Amey Crump 351 1819-10-11 47 Female dark brown 5 6.875 a scar over her right eye & one near her right temple emancipated by decree emancipated by a decree of the court of appeals
Mary Cox 352 1819-10-11 34 Female black 5 1.5 a small scar over her right eye & another on her lip emancipated Nancy Gibbons
Sam Richardson 353 1819-10-11 18 Male yellow 5 0.75 has some small scars on the back of her left hand and arm born free/free born
a scar on the right side of his forehead
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First Name Middle Name Last Name Alias Registration number Date of registration Age Gender Color Height- Feet Height - Inches Physical description Free status Where emancipated Who emancipated Previous place of registration Date of birth Place of birth Name of mother Additional information
John Richardson 354 1819-10-11 17 black 4 11.75 a scar on the right cheek born free/free born
Flora Mayo 355 1819-10-11 48 black 5 2.25 a scar under the left eye & one on the right hand emancipated Joseph Mayo
Sally Mayo 356 1819-10-11 30 Female dark brown 5 4.5 a scar on her left cheek born free/free born
William Martin 357 1819-10-11 25 black 5 3.25 No mark or scar born free/free born
Clarissa Butler 358 1819-10-11 Female brown 5 3.5 Scar on the left side of her neck born free/free born
Nancy Alvis 359 1819-10-11 15 yellow 4 11 no mark or scar born free/free born
Daniel Alvis 360 1819-10-11 13 Male brown 4 4 a Scar on his brest [breast] born free/free born
Jesse Pleasants 361 1819-10-11 35 Male black 5 10.675 a Scar on his right rist [wrist] emancipated David Curle
Alexander Brown 362 1819-10-11 9 Male yellow 4 4 a Scar under his chin born free/free born
Lucy Abba 363 1819-10-11 43 Female black 5 3.75 A natural mark on her neck emancipated Henry Featherstone Sr.
Effey Findley 364 1819-10-11 35 Female dark 4 11 A scar on each side of her face born free/free born
Jeremiah Mayo 365 1819-10-11 31 dark brown 5 2.5 a scar on the right eye brow, and one under the hollow of the right foot emancipated by decree Richmond City High Court of Chancery
Sylvia Logan 366 1819-11-08 37 Female brown 4 9.875 A scar on her right hand emancipated by decree Court of Appeals
Judy 367 1819-11-08 38 Female dark brown 5 5 A scar on her right arm & another on the right side of her face emancipated John Baker
Betty 368 1819-11-08 43 dark brown 4 11.5 No marks or scars emancipated John Baker
Samuel Cozens 369 1819-11-08 57 Male brown 5 4.75 a small not [knot] on the right side of his forehead & scar on the right side of the underlip born free/free born
Barbara 370 1819-11-08 60 brown 5 2.5 No mark or scar emancipated J Baker
Mourning 371 1819-11-08 64 black 5 1.75 No marks or scars emancipated by decree Court of Appeals
Rebecca Mayo 372 1819-11-10 50 brown 5 5 1st Joint of the ring finger off, a scar near the out corner of the left eye & on the rist [wrist] of the right arm emancipated Benjamin Branch Exor of John Baker Decd.
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First Name Middle Name Last Name Alias Registration number Date of registration Age Gender Color Height- Feet Height - Inches Physical description Free status Where emancipated Who emancipated Previous place of registration Date of birth Place of birth Name of mother Additional information
David Abba 373 1820-02-14 47 black 5 7.5 a small scar on the right eye brow, two large scars on the breast & another on the wrist emancipated Henry Featherstone Sr.
William Abba 374 1820-03-13 40 Male black 5 2.375 a scar on his right eye brow & one on the left of his forehead emancipated Henry Featherstone Sr.
Edward B Edwards 375 1820-03-14 21 Male yellow 5 9.5 a scar in his left hand born free/free born
William Alvis 376 1820-03-14 25 brown 5 6.5 no mark or scar born free/free born
Harry Hicks 377 1820-04-13 41 Male black 5 6.675 woolly hair, several scars on his breast & one at the corner of his left eye brow emancipated by will Nathaniel Nuckolls decd
Peggy Abba 378 1820-05-08 32 Female brown 4 11.375 a scar on her right arm, one on her left arm & one on her forehead emancipated Henry Featherstone Sr.
James T Barbour 379 1820-06-12 22 Male yellow 5 11.75 a scar on his forehead and one on his right arm born free/free born
William N Barbour 380 1820-06-12 16 Male brown 5 7.5 a scar on his right arm born free/free born
John J Barbour 381 1820-06-12 17 Male brown 5 5.5 a scar on his right elbow and one over his right eye born free/free born
John Stewart 382 1820-06-12 15 Male brown 5 1.75 a scar on his right nee [knee] and over his right eye born free/free born
Phebe W Stewart 383 1820-06-12 17 Female yellow 5 6 a scar on her right arm born free/free born
Joshua Franklin 384 1820-06-12 26 Male dark brown 5 4.75 a scar on the left side of his nose, has an impediment in his speech & a scar under his left Jaw born free/free born
Mary Ash 385 1820-06-12 11 brown 4 9.25 no mark or scar born free/free born
Levy P Stewart 386 1820-06-12 3 Male yellow 2 9 a scar on his left arm born free/free born
William Stewart 387 1820-06-12 6 brown 3 0.75 no mark or scar born free/free born
Joseph Stewart 388 1820-06-12 8 brown 4 no mark or scar born free/free born
Susan Barbour 389 1820-06-12 9 yellow 4 2 no mark or scar born free/free born
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First Name Middle Name Last Name Alias Registration number Date of registration Age Gender Color Height- Feet Height - Inches Physical description Free status Where emancipated Who emancipated Previous place of registration Date of birth Place of birth Name of mother Additional information
Lucy Stewart 390 1820-06-12 1 light brown 2 3.5 no mark or scar born free/free born
Judy Stewart 391 1820-06-12 4 Female bright yellow 3 3 a scar on her right elbow born free/free born
James T Stewart 392 1820-06-12 11 Male brown 4 2 a scar on the back of his head born free/free born
Winney Jenkins 393 1820-08-14 48 brown 5 5.25 no mark or scar born free/free born
Cicily Perry 394 1820-08-14 21 yellow 5 4 no mark or scar born free/free born
Thomas Bridgewater Thomas Freeman 395 1820-08-15 22 black 5 8.25 a scar in the right eye brow born free/free born
Robert Martin 396 1820-08-15 25 Male dark brown 5 8.25 a scar on his left arm & one on he left fore finger born free/free born
Ursley Moss 397 1820-08-16 35 dark brown 5 2 no apparrent mark or scar born free/free born
Milley Moss 398 1820-08-16 21 Female yellow 5 5 a scar on the left side of her neck born free/free born
Phebe Platcher 396 1820-08-15 23 Female dark brown 5 2.5 a scar over the left eye, on on the back of her neck, one near the left ear, one on the left arm, one on the right arm, one on the little finger of the left hand emancipated by decree obtained her freedom by a suit for that purpose
Louisa Fanney 399 1820-09-11 30 bright yellow 5 2.75 a mole on the upper part of the left arm emancipated by will John Pleasants
Benjamin Platcher 400 1820-09-11 47 Male black 5 8.5 a scar on his left hand emancipated by decree Chesterfield County Superior Court of Law
Jenny Bridgwater 401 1820-09-11 24 black 4 11 A burn on the right side of the head & a small scar in the right eye brow born free/free born
Hannah Powder 402 1820-11-13 38 Female black 5 a scar on her right arm & one on the back of her neck emancipated by decree Court of Appeals under the will of John & Jonathan Pleasants
Burwell B Barbour 403 1820-12-11 27 Male yellow brown 5 7 several scar about his nose & under his left eye, his little finger & the one next to it on his left hand grown together, thick lips born free/free born
William Walthall 404 1820-12-11 20 bright yellow 5 6.75 no marks or scars born free/free born
George Corporal 405 1821-03 95 black 5 9.75 no marks or scars emancipated Philip Goode
Tom 405 1821-03 21 Male yellow 5 5 a scar over his left eye & one on his throat emancipated Jordan Anderson
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