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Judy - SPIN1

Title

Judy - SPIN1

Identifier

SPIN1

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, African American women--History, Women artisans

Source

Gazette of the State of South Carolina

Date

August 25, 1779

Trade

Spinner

Gender

Female

Enslaver

George Muckinfoos

Home Location

South Carolina

Events

1. Self-emancipated from George Muckinfoos

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

RUN away from the subscriber, on the 7th of August inst. a negro wench named Judy, about 18 years of age; She had on when she went away an Osnabrugs coat and wrapper; she is of the Guiney country and has her marks on her face, she is of a yellow complexion, well set, of middling nature, has been used to the house andĀ spinningĀ , and speaks tolerably plain; she is supposed to have been carried off by a negro man who calls himself Andrew and says he is free. He is of a black complexion, speaks good English, is very ragged in his dress, nor is it known where he came from or where he is gone. A reward of 70 dollars will be given for the fellow and wench; and whoever will bring or cause to be brought to the subscriber, the wench alone, shall have a reward of 30 Dollars.
GEORGE MUCKINFOOS.

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