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

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Record #36 from Northampton County, Virginia Register of Free Blacks 1853-1861

Year Documented Sept 1, 1854
Number 36
Birth Date April 4th 1802
Name Henry Morris
Complexion Chesnut
Height - Feet 6
Height - Inches 0 1/5
Appearance Small scar on the forehead over the right eye brow, short broad nose, large eyes, and features generally prominent-some small scars on the back of each hand.
Birth Note Born free in the County of Northampton, State of Virginia; (dd)
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[Author (if known)], Northampton County, Virginia Register of Free Blacks 1853-1861, [Date (if known)], Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva’s Black History, Nabb Research Center, Salisbury University.