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Clement - COO39

Title

Clement - COO39

Identifier

COO39

Subject

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

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

October 9, 1736

Trade

Cooper

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Thomas Johnson

Home

Thomas Johnson's Plantation

Home Location

South Carolina

Events

1. Self-emancipated from Thomas Johnson

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Run away from Thomas Johnson’s Plantation joining the Ponds, 2 Negro Fellows, one by Name Clement, a Cooper born in the Country, the other named Cato very well known. Whoever will bring the said Negroes to the said Plantation to Thomas Johnson, shall receive 3 Ł for each.

Files

Clement - COO39 - SC Gazette - 10-9-1736 p3.JPG

Collection

Citation

, “Clement - COO39,” accessed August 10, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/226.

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