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Unnamed Carpenter #28 - CAR117

Title

Unnamed Carpenter #28 - CAR117

Identifier

CAR117

Subject

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

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

January 1, 1750

Trade

Carpenter

Gender

Male

Enslaver

James Torquet (deceased)

Home

James Torquet's Plantation

Home Location

Johns Island, South Carolina

Events

1. Enslaved by James Torquet (deceased)
2. To be Sold by Joseph Jones, John Freer, William Wilkins (executors)

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

To be Sold at public Vendue for ready Money, on tuesday the 30 instant, at the plantation of James Torquet deceased, on John's Island, part of the estate of said deceased, consisting of 3 tracts of land, upwards of 30 choice slaves, among which 3 pair sawyers, a cooper, carpenter, a good house wench, with a parcel of horses, cattle, hogs, sheep, plantation tools, provisions, by
Joseph Jones
John Freer
William Wilkins Executors

Files

Unnamed Carpenter #28 - CAR117 - SC Gazette 1-1-1750 p3.JPG

Collection

Citation

, “Unnamed Carpenter #28 - CAR117,” accessed August 11, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/347.

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