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

Record Detail

Record #725 from Apprenticeships from the Somerset County Register of Wills (Indentures), 1864-1867

County Somerset
PDF page 469
Page # in Liber JJD No. 6 433
Justice of the Peace not on form
Child (Apprentice) Nelson Costen
Child of Matilda Costen
Raised by James S Costen
Awarded [blank]
White person to whom apprenticed (master) Samuel S Costen
Date of Apprenticeship Paper 11 Nov 1864
Age 9
Date of Attaining Said Age 3 Jun 1864
Age to Serve Until 21
Trade to Learn farmer
Receive at the end of the Apprenticeship 2 suits apparel & $20
Date of Final Papers N/A due to different form used
Transcriber Notes

If you are citing this record, please use the following format:

[Author (if known)], Apprenticeships from the Somerset County Register of Wills (Indentures), 1864-1867, [Date (if known)], Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva’s Black History, Nabb Research Center, Salisbury University.

Pinned records can be viewed at any time by clicking the More menu in the top right corner of the page, then selecting My Pinned Records.