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

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Record #35 from Northampton County, Virginia Register of Free Blacks 1853-1861

Year Documented Sept 1, 1854
Number 35
Birth Date Jan 2nd 1826
Name Peter Satchell
Complexion Black
Height - Feet 5
Height - Inches 6 7/10
Appearance Scar in the middle of the forehead , lips thick; two of the upper front teeth out, and some of the others defective; and a mole on the forefinger of the right hand.
Birth Note Born free in the County of Northampton, State of Virginia; (dd)
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