SANKOFA'S SLAVERY DATA COLLECTION

Cancer Farm

Location: Prince William Co., VA
Founded: 1830

History: Cancer Plantation was divided into Cancer Farm and Liberia Plantation. Benjamin Chinn owned Cancer Farm before selling it to his deceased sister's husband Levell Marders. Elder Marders went on to become a well-known Baptist preacher.

Associated surnames: Carter, Chinn

Associated Plantations: Cancer Plantation (Prince William Co., VA), Liberia Plantation (Loundon Co., VA)


Associated Free White Names

Associated Black Slave Names

Agriculture

Livestock

Description of Associated Architecture


RESOURCES