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

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Record #58 from Northampton County, Virginia Register of Free Blacks 1853-1861

Year Documented Aug 31, 1855
Number 58
Birth Date Sept 1st 1827
Name Elizabeth Johnson
Complexion Black
Height - Feet 5
Height - Inches 2 4/5
Appearance Large scar on the out side of left wrist about one inch long with a protuberance on the middle; little finger on the left hand crooked; Scar on inside of right wrist about 1/2 inch long
Birth Note Born free in the County of Northampton, State of Virginia. sent by Dew: Fitchett
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