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March - COO32

Title

March - COO32

Identifier

COO32

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans, Coopers and cooperage

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

August 25, 1764

Trade

Cooper

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Miles Brewton

Home Location

Charleston, South Carolina

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by Mr. Hurst
2. Formerly enslaved by Andrew Johnston
3. Self-emancipated from Miles Brewton

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

RUN AWAY from the subscriber, a negro fellow named MARCH, by trade a Cooper, and formerly belonged to Mr. Hurst, Who lived near the Quarter-House, but was lately purchased at the sale of Mr. Andrew Johnston's slaves, in Charles-Town Neck, where he is supposed to be harboured. Any person that will deliver him to the warden of the work-house, shall receive TEN POUNDS reward, from
MILES BREWTON.
Who is in immediate want of an Overseer.

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March - COO32 - SC Gazette 10-1-1764 p3.JPG

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Citation

, “March - COO32,” accessed August 11, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/217.

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