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

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Record #44 from Dorchester County Circuit Court, Chattel Records, 1847-1860

County Dorchester
Volume 776
Page Number 52
Buyer or Manumitted Person Elizabeth H. Roberson
Seller or Owner Josiah Carroll
Transaction Type Bill of Sale
Date 8 Jan 1848
Transaction Abstract $1320 paid to Joiah Carroll by Elizabeth H. Roberson for Negroes: man Charles 36 yo, woman Dinah 34 yo, boy Jeremiah 13 yo, boy William 9 yo, boy Milton 6 yo, boy George M. Dallas 3 yo, infant girl Mary Elizabeth 1 yo; all slaves for life.

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