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Unnamed Carpenter #15 - CAR104

Title

Unnamed Carpenter #15 - CAR104

Identifier

CAR104

Subject

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

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

January 9, 1742

Trade

Carpenter

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Col. Alexander Hext (deceased)

Home

Col. Alexander Hext's Plantation on Johns Island

Home Location

Johns Island, South Carolina

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by Col. Alexander Hext
2. To be Sold by Crokatt and Michie

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

In the Charming Betty, Capt Stephenson from Bristol, and the Carolina Packet, Capt Sommerset from London, sundry Goods fit for the Season, and to be sold on very reasonable Terms by Crokatt & Michie

These are to desire all Persons who have any Demands upon the Estate of Col. Alexandeer Hext, deceased, to bring in their respective Demands on the said Estate properly attested to the Executors in Charles Town, that proper features may be taken for discharging the same. AND all Persons who are any ways indebted to the said Estate, are desired to discharge the same with all convenient Speed. AND this to further give Notice, that on Thursday the 14th of January next, will exposed to Sale at the Plantation of the said Col. Hext on John's Island, a Negro Carpenter and a choice parcel of Plantation Slaves for one Year's Credit. The Sale to begin at 11 o'Clock in the Forenoon.

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Unnamed Carpenter #15 - CAR104 - SC Gazette 1-9-1742 p3.JPG

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Citation

, “Unnamed Carpenter #15 - CAR104,” accessed August 10, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/334.

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