Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

Record Detail

Record #29 from 1850 U.S. Census Free Blacks

District Brinkleys
County Somerset
Line Number
Dwelling Number 30
Family Number 30
First Name George
Surname Simpkins
Age 25
Sex M
Color B
Occupation Oysterman
Value of Real Estate
Place of Birth Maryland
Was the person married within the last year?
Was the person at school within the last year?
If this person was over 20 years of age, could they not read and write?
Is the person deaf-mute, blind, insane, or idiotic?
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[Author (if known)], 1850 U.S. Census Free Blacks, 1850, Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva’s Black History, Nabb Research Center, Salisbury University.