Westmoreland County "Register of Free Negroes", 1850-1861

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First NameMiddle NameLast NameAliasRegistration numberDate of registrationDate of certificationAgeGenderColorStatureMarks or scarsEye colorDescription of hairSpeechName of motherColor of motherFree status of motherName of fatherFree status of fatherName of spouseFree status of spouseName of childrenFree status (how emancipated / born free)Where emancipatedWho emancipatedPlace of birthDate of birthPrevious place of registrationNotes
SusanHall11850 July1850 Sept 922FemaleBright mulatto5' 6"no particular scar of mark about her head, face or handsBorn freeWestmoreland County
LouisaPeirce21850 July1850 Sept 921FemaleBright mulatto5' 2"with a small scar on the left wristBorn freeWestmoreland County
WilliamTate31850 Sept1850 Sept 2422MaleTawney complexion5' 10"one small scar on the left jawBorn freeWestmoreland County
RussellLucas41850 Sept1850 Sept 2422Maledark mulatto6'small scar on the forehead and one on the left handsBorn freeWestmoreland County
SamKelly51850 Sept1850 Sept 2422Maleblack man5' 6"numerous scars about the face, caused by smallpoxBorn freeWestmoreland County
ElizaAnnSmith61850 Sept1851 Oct 1621Femaletawney complexion5' 3 1/2"no particular scar about the face or handsBorn freeWestmoreland County

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First NameMiddle NameLast NameAliasRegistration numberDate of registrationDate of certificationAgeGenderColorStatureMarks or scarsEye colorDescription of hairSpeechName of motherColor of motherFree status of motherName of fatherFree status of fatherName of spouseFree status of spouseName of childrenFree status (how emancipated / born free)Where emancipatedWho emancipatedPlace of birthDate of birthPrevious place of registrationNotes
JosephReed71850 Oct1850 Oct 3023MaleBlack5' 7 3/4"a large scar on the left wristBorn freeWestmoreland County
SusanCorbin81850 Oct1851 Jan 1718FemaleTawney5' 3 1/2"no scars about the face or handsBorn freeWestmoreland County
MaryCorbin91850 Oct1851 Jan 1716FemaleBlack5' 2 1/2"no apparent mark or scar about the face or handsBorn freeWestmoreland County
PriscillaReed101850 Oct1851 Jan 1717FemaleBlack5' 2 1/2"a small scar on the left faceBorn freeWestmoreland County
SusanGray111850 Oct1851 Jan 2130FemaleTawney5' 5 1/2"no scars about her face or handsBorn freeWestmoreland County

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First NameMiddle NameLast NameAliasRegistration numberDate of registrationDate of certificationAgeGenderColorStatureMarks or scarsEye colorDescription of hairSpeechName of motherColor of motherFree status of motherName of fatherFree status of fatherName of spouseFree status of spouseName of childrenFree status (how emancipated / born free)Where emancipatedWho emancipatedPlace of birthDate of birthPrevious place of registrationNotes
FrancisJohnson12October 1850February 13th 1851about 18femaletawney complexion5 ft. 4 in.small scar on the jawborn free in Westmoreland County
MaryGaskins13October 1850February 16th 1851about 38femalelight complexion5 ft. 1 3/4 in.no particular scar about the face or handsborn free in Westmoreland County
RobertJohnson14July 1850April 21st 1851about 22malemulatto5 ft. 9 in.small scar on the back of the left hand, and one on the wrist of the right handborn free in Westmoreland County
Mary[Tate?]15August 1850April 21st 1851about 22womantawney complexion5 ft. 6 3/4 in.no particular scar about the face or handsborn free in Westmoreland County

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