SANKOFA'S PLANTATION DATABASE

Sargossa Plantation

Location: Adams Co., MS
Constructed: 1820's

History: Saragossa Plantation is located a few miles outside the town of Natchez in Adams County, Mississippi. It was established in the 1820s by Stephen Duncan who reputedly became the wealthiest cotton planter in the world. At the height of his career, he owned over 1000 slaves. Saragossa was just one of his many plantations.

Associated Surnames: Duncan, Smith

Associated Plantations: Duncansby Plantation (Issaquena Co.); Ellisle Plantation (Issaquena Co.); Homochitto Plantation (Issaquena Co., MS)


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1860: Slaves of Stephen Duncan
From Issaquena Co. MS Largest Slaveholders From 1860 Slave Census Schedules, Transcribed by Tom Blake
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~ajac/msissaquena.htm

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