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

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Record #38 from Accomack County Indentures, 1798-1835

County Accomack
Date 31 August 1818
Abstract An Indenture made between the Overseers of the Poor and Elizabeth Wilkerson to carry out an order made in County Court dated 25 May 1818 to bind Sarah a free Negro orphan of Hanner free Negro until the age of twenty one, unto Elizabeth Wilkerson who will provide sufficient Meat, Drink, Washing, Lodging, Wearing Apparel and teach her Spinning & Weaving and pay her Twelve Dollars at the expiration of the said time
Name Sarah
Trade Spinning and Weaving

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