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Joe - CAR7, SHOE2

Title

Joe - CAR7, SHOE2

Identifier

CAR7, SHOE2

Subject

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

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

August 29, 1743

Trade

Carpenter, Shoemaker

Gender

Male

Enslaver

John Cussens

Home Location

Dorchester County, South Carolina

Events

1. Self-emancipated from John Cussens

Item Type

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Notes

This craftsperson is also found in the following collections: Shoemaker

Transcription

RUN AWAY from the Subscriber near Dorchester, a likely young very black Negro Fellow, named Joe, he can work at the Shoemaker and Carpenter's Trades, he is this Country born, and supposed to be about Charles Town, had on when he went away an Oznabrugh Shirt, a Hat, and white Negro Breeches. Whoever takes up and brings him to the Work house in Charles-Town, shall have 1 reward of
John Cussens

Files

Joe - CAR7 - SC Gazette 8-29-1743 p3.JPG

Collection

Citation

, “Joe - CAR7, SHOE2,” accessed September 19, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/30.

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