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Dick - CAR40

Title

Dick - CAR40

Identifier

CAR40

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans, Carpenters

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

June 21, 1770

Trade

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans, Carpenters

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Andrew Deveaux

Home Location

Port Royal, South Carolina

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by Thomas White
2. Self-emancipated from Andrew Deveaux

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Port-Royal, June 6, 1770.
RUN-AWAY from the Subscriber about two Months ago, a NEGRO FELLOW, named DICK, formerly belonging to Mr. Thomas White, on Indian Land, by Trade a Carpenter, about twenty-five Years of Age, short well set, very well known about Charlestown and Wando, where it is probable he is harboured, most likely at the latter, having there a father who is free: Whoever will deliver him to Mr. William Livingston, in
Charlestown, or Mr. Thomas Rutledge, in Beaufort, shall be entitled to a Reward of TEN POUNDS currency, and all reasonable Charges; and if harboured by a white Person, on conviction, ONE HUNDRED POUNDS, or by a Negro,TWENTY, from
A. DEVEAUX.

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Dick - CAR40 - 6-21-1770 p3.JPG

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