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

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Record #23 from Freedmen's Bureau Illegal Apprenticeship Complaints

State Maryland
Parent/Relative County Worcester
Parent Locale Berlin
Parent Name Robert Jordan
Number of Children Taken 2
Name of Children Taken
Relationship Niece and Daughter
Captor Name James Mercer
Captor County Worcester
Captor Locale Berlin
Settled? Yes - Released
Agent Name Edward R. Petherbridge
Notes "Their" used in front of consent.

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