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Douthit, James. Slave Birth Records, 1824-1849

Contributed by Toni Carrier

USF Africana Heritage Project


Douthit, James. Slave Birth Records, 1824-1849, Anderson County, SC
Douthit, James Papers, 1766-1904 (bulk 1806-1904)
Duke University Special Collections
Manuscript Division
Sect. A
With Kind Permission of Duke University Special Collections

"Ages of the Coloured Children"

Jane was born May 8th 1824
Henry was born June 8th 1827
Talitha Cumi was born Dec 7th 1829
Caroline was born April 8th 1831 [referred to as "Carline" in will]
Martha Ann was born Oct 1st 1832
Mary Eleanor was born March 10th 1834
Sarah Addeline was born Jan 28th 1836
Catherine was born December 15th 1837
Elesley was born September 21st 1839 [referred to as "Elsly" in will]
George was born March 15th 1841
Jeremiah was born Jan 21st 1843
Nancy Emmeline was born Oct 17th 184?
Lavina was born April 28th 1846
Guy was born January 21 1849