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Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands (Record Group 105)

Records of the Freedman's Savings and Trust Company

NARA Microcopy 816 Roll 23

Contributed by: Toni Carrier

USF Africana Heritage Project

April 2006

 

Record #   6627    
Name   Prince Small  
Date   Feby 25th 1871  
Where Born Beaufort, SC  
Where Brought Up do  "    "  
Residence Market St. Charleston  
Age   21  
Complexion Black  
Occupation Cook  
Works for Capt. Foster  
Wife or Husband None  
Children   None  
Father   Isaac - dead  
Mother   Liddy  
Brothers and Sisters Cuffy, Bella  
Remarks   Deposited by Nero Coles  
Signature Nero Coles X his mark  
  Prince Small X his mark  
 
Record #   6628    
Name   William Fuller  
Date   Charleston  
Where Born do  
Where Brought Up Tradd St.  
Residence 10  
Age   Light Brown  
Complexion School  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   Nathaniel  
Mother   Diana  
Brothers and Sisters Richard, Rebecca, Claudia  
Remarks   His Mother Came With Him  
Signature William Fuller (writen in transcriber's Handwriting)  
 
Record #   6629    
Name   Diana Fuller  
Date   Feby 25, 1871  
Where Born Charleston  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence Tradd St.  
Age   48  
Complexion Brown  
Occupation Pastry Cook  
Works for Self  
Wife or Husband Nataniel  
Children   Richard, William, Rebecca, Claudia  
Father   Thomas Strobel - dead  
Mother   Diana Fuller  
Brothers and Sisters Isaiah Strobel, James Grant Grant, Sarah Robinson, Isabella Gregory  
Remarks   Her Daughter Came With Her  
Signature Diana Fuller r X her mark  
 
Record #   6630    
Name   Henry Ashe  
Date  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks   Transferred from 2698  
Signature  
 
Record #   6631    
Name   D.L. Eaton  
Date   Feby 25th, 1871  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence Washington  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation Actuary, F L & J Co.  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks  
Signature  
 
Record #   6632    
Name   Peter Jones  
Date   Feby 25th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston, SC  
Where Brought Up Charleston SC  
Residence 9 Inspection St  
Age   49 yrs  
Complexion Black  
Occupation  
Works for Silva Ann, Susan Elizabeth  
Wife or Husband Andrew Jones  
Children   Lucy Jones  
Father   Jack Smith, Mary Smith, Rose Jones,  ones, Julia Jones, Hester, Thomas Guy (dead) Hannah (dead)  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks  
Signature Peter Jones X his mark  
 
Record #   6633    
Name   John F. Meyer  
Date   Feby 25th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence 67 Market  
Age   18  
Complexion White  
Occupation Printer  
Works for German Newspaper  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   Henry Meyer  
Mother   M.M. Meyer  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks  
Signature J.F. Meyer (written in transcriber's handwriting)  
 
Record #   6634    
Name   George A. Watson  
Date  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks   Transferred from 4498  
Signature  
 
Record #   6635    
Name   Thomas Manly  
Date   Feby 25th, 1871  
Where Born Ireland  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence Cor Queen & Church St.  
Age   40  
Complexion White  
Occupation Laborer  
Works for  
Wife or Husband None  
Children   None  
Father   Thomas in Ireland County of Mayo  
Mother   Sarah Williams  
Brothers and Sisters Charles (crossed out), John & Patrick - Edward & George, James & Robert - Mary Mary Ann, Matilda & Jane  
Remarks   Edward lives in 60 Fine Arts Ave NY - John & Patrick lives in Flatbush NY  
Signature Thomas Manly  
 
Record #   6636    
Name   Thomas Johnson  
Date   Feby 27, 1871  
Where Born Clarendon Dist SC  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence 19 John St. Charleston SC  
Age   29  
Complexion Dark Brown  
Occupation Laborer  
Works for  
Wife or Husband Laura  
Children   None  
Father   Parish  
Mother    Lucy (dead)  
Brothers and Sisters Half Brothers rs Nathan, Daniel, Edwin lives in Clarendon Dist SC  
Remarks  
Signature Thomas Johnson X his mark Thomas   
 
Record #   6637    
Name   Harry Blake  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Augusta, GA  
Where Brought Up Charleston SC  
Residence 12 Princess St.  
Age   18  
Complexion Black  
Occupation Driving Wood Cart  
Works for Mr. Brock  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   Harry  
Mother   Mary (dead)  
Brothers and Sisters Pollydor, Lydia, Sarah All Live on Johns Island SC  
Remarks  
Signature Harry Brown X his mark  
 
Record #   6638    
Name   James Middleton  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston  
Where Brought Up Charleston  
Residence 17 Radcliff St.  
Age   17 July 1871  
Complexion Dark Brown  
Occupation Drug Store  
Works for Dr. George Prince  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   Daniel Middleton  
Mother   Sarah Middleton  
Brothers and Sisters Daniel, William, Rebecca  
Remarks  
Signature James Middleton (written in transcriber's handwriting) dleton (written in transcriber's handwriting) ten in transcriber's handwriting  
 
Record #   6639    
Name   Kit Mack    
Date   Feby 27, 1871  
Where Born Edisto Island SC  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence James Island w Ephraim Clark  
Age   35  
Complexion Black  
Occupation Farming  
Works for Ephraim Clark  
Wife or Husband Harriet  
Children   Sue (dead), Jacob (dead), Betty (dead)  
Father    Kit (dead)  
Mother   Betty (dead)  
Brothers and Sisters Betty Gilliar, Emma Williams, August Deas, Martha deas, Hannah Deas, Nancy Deas, August deas, Jacob (dead), Betty (dead) h Deas, Nancy Deas, August Deas, Jacob (dead) 
Remarks  
Signature Kit Mack X his mark  
 
Record #   6640    
Name   Martha Ann Purse  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston  
Where Brought Up Charleston  
Residence 9 King St.  
Age   31 yrs  
Complexion Brown  
Occupation Washing  
Works for  
Wife or Husband Frederick Benjamin  
Children   Harriet Ann Ford, Emma Johnson, Mary Jane Ann Purse  
Father   Wiiliam Ford  
Mother   Rachel  
Brothers and Sisters Wm. Ford, Joseph Ford  
Remarks   Brother William Came With Her  
Signature Martha Ann Purse X her mark  
 
Record #   6641    
Name   Elouise F. Gordon  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston SC  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence Cor. Hamden Court & Aiken St.  
Age   6  
Complexion Light Brown  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   Robt.  
Mother   Julia  
Brothers and Sisters Theodore, Julia, Evalena  
Remarks   Her Father Came With Her  
Signature Elouise Gordon X her mark  
 
Record #   6642    
Name   Fannie Garden  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence 93 Wentworth Street  
Age  
Complexion White  
Occupation Keep House  
Works for  
Wife or Husband Emerick Garden  
Children   Florence, Herbert  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks  
Signature Fannie Garden  
 
Record #   6643    
Name   Wally Mikell  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born James Island  
Where Brought Up White Point SC  
Residence New Bridge, Mr. Sprague Place  
Age   25  
Complexion Black  
Occupation Farming  
Works for Self  
Wife or Husband Lucy  
Children  
Father   Wally  
Mother   Juno  
Brothers and Sisters John, Cain (dead), Annett Smalls, Emma Gadsden  
Remarks   Was Formerly No. 5556  
Signature Wally Mikell X his mark  
 
Record #   6644    
Name   Richard Harleston  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence 7 Tradd St.  
Age   13  
Complexion Very Light  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   Richard  
Mother   Sarah Ann  
Brothers and Sisters Allen, Emma, Cornelia  
Remarks   His Brother Allen Harleston Came With Him  
Signature Richard Harleston X his mark  
 
Record #   6646    
Name   Mary Hamilton  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston SC  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence 2 Market Street  
Age   45  
Complexion Brown  
Occupation Marketer  
Works for  
Wife or Husband James Hamilton  
Children   None by James Hamilton, Former Husband Sam Purvis (dead) Child: Rebecca Purvis, J?? Purvis  
Father   Ringwood  
Mother   Nancy  
Brothers and Sisters Edward (dead), Daniel  
Remarks   Deposited by Her Husband James Hamilton  
Signature James Hamilton X his mark  
  Mary Hamilton X her mark  
 
Record #   6647    
Name   Nancy Richardson  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Columbia SC  
Where Brought Up Charleston SC  
Residence Beaufain Opposite Pitt St.  
Age   30 yrs.  
Complexion Dark Brown  
Occupation Washing  
Works for  
Wife or Husband Prince Richardson  
Children   Nelson 10 yrs.  
Father   James Morgan  
Mother   Grace Morgan (dead)  
Brothers and Sisters Dorcas (dead)  
Remarks   Grace Pios Came With Her  
Signature Nancy Richardson X her mark  
 
Record #   6648    
Name   Mary West Brown  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston SC  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence 89 Smith Street  
Age   15 yrs.  
Complexion Black  
Occupation School  
Works for Morris Street  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   George Brown  
Mother   Diana Brown  
Brothers and Sisters None  
Remarks   Deposited by Father Geo. Brown  
Signature Mary W. Brown  
  George Brown X his mark  
 
Record #   6650    
Name   Charles E. Ladson  
Date   Feby 27th, 1871  
Where Born Charleston SC  
Where Brought Up Charleston SC  
Residence Wentworth St. near Philip St.  
Age   29  
Complexion Black  
Occupation Porter  
Works for A. Nevits(?)  
Wife or Husband Rachel  
Children   None  
Father   James Ladson (dead)  
Mother   Abby  
Brothers and Sisters John Benjamin Ladson, Elvira Sharks (dead), June (dead), Cornelius (dead)  
Remarks  
Signature Chas E. Ladson  
 
Record #   6651    
Name   John W. Rowan  
Date  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks   Transferred from 4227  
Signature  
 
Record #   6652    
Name   James T. Baker  
Date  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks   Transferred from 1151  
Signature  
 
Record #   6653    
Name   Virginia Walter  
Date  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks   Transferred from 3279  
Signature  
 
Record #   6654    
Name   William W. Mitchell  
Date   Feby 28, 1871  
Where Born Charleston SC  
Where Brought Up Charleston SC  
Residence Cor Market & Meeting St.  
Age   13 yrs.  
Complexion White  
Occupation Selling Matches  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   Thomas Mitchell (dead)  
Mother   Frances  
Brothers and Sisters Thomas, Edward, James, Nathaniel  
Remarks  
Signature William W. Mitchell X his mark  
 
Record #   6655    
Name   Pleasant Mitchell  
Date   Feby 28, 1871  
Where Born Charleston  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence Queen St.  
Age   13  
Complexion Black  
Occupation House Servant  
Works for Gen. Gurney  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   Peter (dead)  
Mother   Susan (dead)  
Brothers and Sisters None  
Remarks   Lester Gurney Came With Her  
Signature Pleasant Mitchell  
 
Record #   6656    
Name   Asbury Mitchell  
Date   Feby 28, 1871  
Where Born Halifax Co, NC  
Where Brought Up Houston County, Geo  
Residence 133 East Bay Charleston SC  
Age   30  
Complexion Brown  
Occupation Shoe Maker  
Works for Self  
Wife or Husband None  
Children   None  
Father   Never Seen Him  
Mother   Edna Green (dead)  
Brothers and Sisters All in North Carolina Mattison, Henderson, Douglass, Oliver  
Remarks  
Signature Ashbury Mitchell X his mark  
 
Record #   6657    
Name   Mary E. Holloway  
Date   Feby 27, 1871  
Where Born Charleston SC  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence 33 Beaufort  
Age  
Complexion Light  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband Charles Holloway  
Children   Mary Ann  
Father   Matilda, James & Henry  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks  
Signature Mary E. Holloway  
 
Record #   6658    
Name   Sabina Wilson  
Date   Feby 28, 1871  
Where Born Charleston  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence Broad St.  
Age   About 40  
Complexion Black  
Occupation Washing  
Works for Self  
Wife or Husband Harvey  
Children   Mary  
Father   George (dead)  
Mother   Violet  
Brothers and Sisters None  
Remarks  
Signature Sabina Wilson X her mark  
 
Record #   6659    
Name   Sidney Dial  
Date   Feby 28, 1871  
Where Born Charleston  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence Savannah R.R.  
Age   About 32  
Complexion Black  
Occupation Laborer  
Works for Custom House  
Wife or Husband None  
Children   None  
Father   David  
Mother   Cinda  
Brothers and Sisters Charles, David, Cilla, Simon  
Remarks  
Signature Sidney Dial X his mark  
 
Record #   6660    
Name   Louis Collins  
Date   Feby 28, 1871  
Where Born St. Johns, Charleston  Co.  
Where Brought Up do  
Residence Charlotte St.  
Age   39  
Complexion Black  
Occupation Laborer  
Works for Ship Yard  
Wife or Husband Sena  
Children   Ann  
Father   Toni  
Mother   Annie, Emma, Judy, cuffy  
Brothers and Sisters Michael, Jeremiah, Cile (Cite?), Jacob, Dina  
Remarks  
Signature Louis Collins X his mark  
 
Record #   6661    
Name   Mary E. Denny  
Date   Feby 28, 1871  
Where Born Savannah Geo.  
Where Brought Up Charleston SC  
Residence 49 St. philip St.  
Age   26 yrs.  
Complexion Light  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father   "d"  
Mother   Adaline Ferrett  
Brothers and Sisters Leonora Fordham  
Remarks   Her Mother Adaline Ferrett  
Signature Mary E. Denny (written in transcriber's handwriting)  
 
Record #   6662    
Name   Clarence Gray  
Date   Feby 28, 1871  
Where Born Charleston SC  
Where Brought Up Charleston SC  
Residence 28 St. philip St.  
Age   52  
Complexion Brown  
Occupation Marble Cutter  
Works for E.R. White  
Wife or Husband Louisa  
Children   Mary, Sarah, Anna, Clarence, Edward, Benjamin (dead), Clarence 1st (dead)  
Father   Thomas Gray (dead)  
Mother   Hannah (dead)  
Brothers and Sisters Elisa, Brown, Edward (dead), Daniel (dead)  
Remarks  
Signature Clarence Gray  
 
Record #   6663    
Name   Joseph H. White  
Date  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks   Transferred from 1859  
Signature  
 
Record #   6664    
Name   Henry M. Mickey  
Date  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks   Transferred from 3719  
Signature  
 
Record #   6665    
Name   James Johnson  
Date  
Where Born  
Where Brought Up  
Residence  
Age  
Complexion  
Occupation  
Works for  
Wife or Husband  
Children  
Father  
Mother  
Brothers and Sisters  
Remarks   Transferred from 1801  
Signature  

 

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