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William - TN-BLA59

Title

William - TN-BLA59

Identifier

TN-BLA59

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans, African American blacksmiths

Source

http://www.wessyngton.com/blog/2014/06/slave-bill-of-sale-reveals-history-of-14-slaves-on-wessyngton-plantation/

Date

June 1842

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

George Augustine Washington, Sr.

Home

Wessyington Plantation

Home Location

Cedar Hill, Robertson County, Tennessee

Events

1. Enslaved by George Augustine Washington, Sr.

Collection

Citation

, “William - TN-BLA59,” accessed July 26, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/477.

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