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Worcester County, Maryland Listing of Slaveowners & Slaves  1749 -1759
Somerset Will Records Listing Slaveowners & Slaves
Somerset Co., Maryland Land Records
Greene Co., Pennsylvania - Jefferson Township Tax Records
Florida Slave Notices and Administration Sales
Butts County, Georgia Sheriff Office and Estate Sales
Jefferson County, Mississippi Probate Court Extractions   2   3
Bourbon County, Kentucky Probate Court Extractions
Runaway Slave Notices for South Carolina and Florida   2
Index of Slaves and Freedmen by Name
Freedmen Living on Roanoke Island - likely to become destitute 1866 - 1867



Will Extractions within the Probate Records

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Name Location Date/Year Record Remarks
Slaves mentioned in Stokes Co., North Carolina Deed Books

Julian Grosjean to Frank Allen Bourbon County Courts Deed of Emancipation

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Adams, Samuel Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Jane, Phillip, Saul and Pegg
Atkinson, Joshua Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - David, Menter, Stephen, Peter, Caesor, Saul and Hagar
B
Bennett, Baxter Worcester Co., Maryland No Date Will Negroes - Annis and Grace
Blakey, Joseph A. Bibb Co., Alabama 1855 -1857 Will -
Boulware, Nancy Pickett Fairfield Co., S.C. 1836 - 1837 Will Negroes - Charlotte, Kendal, Flora, Ella and Tom
Bowin, John Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Jacob, James, Easter, Tilbery and Mol
Brittingham, Isaac Worcester Co., Maryland 1768 Will Negroes - Jamaica, Adam, Solah, Tite, Matthew, George, Davy, America and Selah
Brittingham, Isaac Worcester 1771 Will Negroes - Caleb, Abel, Patience, Stephen, Sarah, Nanne, Esther, Ben, Tamer and Abel
Brittingham, Peggy Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes -
Caleb and Patience
Brittingham, Solomon Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negroes - Fillis, Ben, Dinah, Will, Ben, Jeffery, Will, Abraham, Fillis, Tom, Sebb, Morear, Patience, Cott and Jacob
Buckhannon (Buchanan), Benjamin Anson Co., N. C. 1798 Will Negroes - Bet, Ritter, Sary, Janne, Dan, Riner. Breston, Annae, Let and her child Ta,mer, George and Easter
Buford, Thomas Spalding Co., Georgia 1856 Executor's Sale Town of Jackson, 16 Negroes
C        
Campbell, Ebenezer Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Spencer, James, Steven, Amel, Robin, Trip, Dinah and Minte
Carson, Thomas J.

Butts Co., Georgia

1856

Levied Property

Negroes- Cain 22, Hulda 28, Besey 28, Nelly 40, Allen 24, Ben 17, Ned 55, Jim 50, Shadric 18, Jim 16, Jane 19, her child 5 mo., Matilda 30, her child 6 mo., Caroline 13, Henry 12, Tom 9
Cathell, James Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Nedd, Misellas and Rose
Cathell, Jonathan Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negro - Hagar
Clifton, Daniel Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negroes - Dine and Crookshank
Collier, John Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negroes - Sal, Grant, Sue and Comfort
Collings, Andrew Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Frank, Jenny, Sarah, Tobey, Peterm George, Jack, Mireah, Phillis, Londonm Jenny, Old Becks and Bosen
Collings, Ebenzer Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Esther, Esther, Esther and Rixam
D        
Davis, James Sr. Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Whitne and Peter
Dennis, Littleton Worcester Co., Maryland 1774 Will Negroes - Joe and wife Bety, Little Joe, Haray Draper, How and her children Daniel, Abraham, Ned, Munday, Pater, Bridget and her youngest children, Moses, Joshua, Will, Levin, Hector, Isaac, Landon, George, Daniel, Major, Dido, Duggy, Tite, Little Leah, Doctor, Jaque, Jack, Betty and child Sam, Rose, Elijah, Ephraim, Alice, Adam, Sambo, Tamer, Cede, Rachell, Big Leah, Hannah, Bob, Tom, Ebb and Sinah
Dennison, Capt. Jas. Charleston, SC 1821 Sale of Estate Negro woman Tenah, 35 and her 4 sons: Cato 19, Tom 15 and William 4
Downs, Esther Worcester Co., Maryland 1768 Will Negro - Lusey
Doyle, Edward Gadsen Co., Florida 1832 Sheriff's Sale Sale of Eve and her 3 mulatto children and a man named Cudjo
E        
Evans, Joshua Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negro - Easther
Evans, Thomas Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negro - Hanah
F        
Fassitt, John Sr. Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Dill, Will, Ezekiel, Grace, Luthey, Minney, Sam, Minney, Jenny, Robin, Isaac, Jenny, Sue, Jack, Charles, Ester, Saccour, Tom, Comfort, George and Isaac
Fassit, Mary Worcester Co., Maryland 1774 Will Negroes - Sackor, Easter, Tom, Isaacm Comfort and George
Fassitt, William Worcester Co., Maryland 1768 Will Negroes - Pegg, Lydda, Comfort, Prince, Maria and Saker
Flint, Thomas Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negro - Milla
Fooks, William Worcester Co., Maryland 1774 Will Negroes - Dover, Ester, Hager anfd Dinah
G        
Gray, Deliah Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Jane and Sall
H        
Hall, Nathaniel Barber Webster Co., Georgia 1866 Binding of freed boy Possibly Jeremiah, mother Rose
Hall, John Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negroes - Jacob, George, Vilet, Jude, Frank and Abraham
Hammond, John Senior Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negro - Jack
Harrison, Robert St. Augustine, Florida 1830 Florida Slave Notice Payment of a mulatto girl, named Grace
Hayman, James Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negro - Titus
Hayward, George Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - York, Jack, Guy, Cheser, Litle Rachel, Levisa, Priss, Nell, Chloe, Bristol, John Allen, Jacob, Michael, Frederick, Great Rhoda, Robin, Amelia, Jim, Rachel, Old Pleasant, Frank, Moll, Scipis and Little Rhoda
Hill, Robert Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negro - Gloster
Hopkins, Levi Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negro - Sarah
Houston, James Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negroes - Jack, Durham, Dinah, Derry, Lucy and Jane
Houston, John St. Augustine, Florida 1830 Florida Slave Notice Two negro men named Mingo and March
Hunt, James K. Spalding Co., Georgia 1856 Butts Mortgage Sheriff Sales Negroes - Tom 18 and John 60
I        
Irons, Jean Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negroes - Sarah, Nanney, Waymouth, Solomon, Sirus, Valentine, Ruth, Sabro and Ceaeser
J        
Johnson, Elisha Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negroes - Rachel and Will
Johnson, Sarah Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negro - Leah
Jones, Hannah Worcester Co., Maryland 1768 Will  Negroes - Boss and Sue
Jones, Joshua Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Till, Samm and Stephen
Jones, Maclemy Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negro - Will
Jones, Rebeckah Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negroes - Mirah, Pompy and Liddy
Josiah Dupont St. Augustine, Florida 1796 Inventory of Property -
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Kennit, Martin Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negro - Dick
Kerby, Mary Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Toney, Tabitha, Pleasant, Lesdia, Mengo, Caleb, Violet and Bett
Kollack, Cornelius Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negro - Cato
L        
Lawrence, Mary Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negro - Julius
Layfield, Abigail Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Baruch, Leah, George, Friendship, Bob and Violet
Martin, Mary Worcester Co., Maryland 1774 Will Negroes - Levinah, Tom, Sampson, Jenny and Toney
Martin, William Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negroes - Will, George, Tibb and Frank
Massey, Alexander Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Anna, Emy, Sam, Jacob, Robbin and Ben
Messix, Obadiah Worcester Co., Maryland 1768 Will Negroes - Peter and Rose
Mitchell, Peter St. Augustine, Florida 1830 Sale of John Negro man named John
Morres (Morris), John Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - William, Dick and Silnc
Morris, Isaac Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negroes - Southy, Jacob, Bess, Abner, Levin, Eben, Sam, Young Abner and Finah
Morris, Joseph Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Ester and Leda
N        
Nearn (Nairne), John Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negroes - Lucy, Tilberry, Cloe, Lanton, Derrum, Shadrick, Glasgow, Jacob and Madge
Nelms, Wm Leon Co., Florida 1831 Notice of Slaves Sale No names, 4 prime negro boys
O        
Odom Georgia Various Slave Research One family's effort to find their ancestors
Odom, Winbourn Putnam, Georgia 1828 Court Order Court Order to divide the Estate
P        
Pain, Jacob Worcester Co. Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Leah, Major, Fose, Jerrum, Jenny and Jerrum
Parker, Charles Worcester Co., Maryland 1787 Last Will &
Testament
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Parker, George Worcester Co., Maryland 1767 Will Negro - George
Dorm Patton Itawamba Co., Ms. 1855 - 1856 Deeds Gift of slaves to his family members
Pettycord, Wm Barton Stokes Co., N.C. 1789 - 1790 Deed Negroes - George 5 child of Ester, Henny 5 child of Ester, woman ILL
Poirier, Peter St. Augustine, Florida 1830 Florida Marsha'l Sale Two negro men Tony, Davis and a girl named Mary
Purnell, Lumuel Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negoes - Cloe and Elizabeth
Purnell, Mary Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Leah, Leah, Sarah, Dinah, Caleb, Flora, Phillis (child of Flora)
Purnell, Thomas Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Judy, James, Nimrod, Bose, Doll, Lydie and Daniel
Purnell, Thomas Worcester Co., Maryland 1774 Will Negro - Seb
R        
Richardson, Samuel Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negro - Benjamin
Round, Edward Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negroes - Sue and Pegg
Round, James Worcester Co., Maryland 1765 Will

Negroes - Priz, Lozor, Jules, Ruth, Hagar, Young Dinah and Orson

S        
Sams, Edward H. St. Augustine, Florida 1830 Marshal's Sale Negro man named Montrose
Schoolfield, John Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Esther, Ben, David, Leviner, Briget and her child   Briget, Rachel and Stephen
Seaton, Elizabeth
Seaton, James
Cumberland Township, Pa 1782 Registered Slaves Negroes - Patrick 30, Stephen 20, Moses 20, Jude 40, Luce 40, Pendy 8
Negro - Joe
Selby, Daniel Worcester Co., Maryland 1768 Will Negroes - Tamma, Rachel, Sarah, Jerrah and Jack
Selby, Parker Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Abraham, Amey, Nell, James, Easter, Diniel, Tammer, Rachel, Roda and child Sarah and Rachel
Sharpe, William Worcester Co., Maryland 1774 Will Negroes - Sambo and Ester
Shockley, John Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negro - Frank
Simson, Edward Leon Co., Florida 1832 Administrator's Sale of Slaves Two negro women, no names
Smith, John Worcester Co., Maryland 1768 Will Negro  - Jacob
Smith, Joseph Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Nan, Ezaek, Leah, Joshua and Hannah
Smith, Moses Worcester 1766 Will Negro men - Tom, Matthew, Jesse, women - Tina, Vashance and Commonder
Smock, William Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negroes - George and Rachel
Sorrell, John Alabama 1841 Estate and Will -
Sorrell, John Dallas Co., Alabama 1841 Estate and Will -
Sorrell, James M. Talladega Co. 1843 Estate and Will -
Spears, Henry Worcester Co., Maryland 1771 Will Negro - Florah
Sterling, Joseph Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negro man - James, women - Jen, Lish, Barsheba and Sarah
Stell, Charles W. Butts Co., Georgia 1856 Levied Property Negro named Anthony 22 and John 20
Stevenson, Samuel Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negroes - Tamer, Jesse and Hannah
Stevenson, William Worcester Co., Maryland 1770 Will Negroes - Leah and Simon
T        
Teague, John Worcester Co., Maryland 1772 Will Negroes - Abner, Esther and Jacob
Thompson, William L. Spalding Co., Georgia 1855 Estate Sale No names given
Townsend, Mary Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negroes - Patience, Dinah, Rachel, Phillis, Jim and Sall
Townsend, Solomon Worcester Co.. Maryland 1774 Will Negroes - Leah, Adam, Tony, Tamer, Philis and Bob
Townsend, William Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negroes - Cloe and Tilla
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Waples, John Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negroes - Jacob, Belfast and Sambo
Watson, Charles Worcester Co., Maryland 1773 Will Negroes - Rachel, Calb, Marget, Stephen, Jonathan and Nelley
White, Stephen Worcester Co., Maryland 1769 Will Negroes - Prince, Jack, Lott, Cate, Seasor, Rose and Didah
Woodruff, Ann Bibb Co., Alabama 1843 Will -
Woodruff, Nathaniel Bibb Co., Alabama  1835 Will -