Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

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Record #1 from Virginia Freedom Suits, 1723-1860 (Library of Virginia African American Narratives project)

File Name _0001_0001_0001-0011
Year 1794
First Name Thomas
Middle Name
Alias Tom
Additional Plaintiffs
Defendant's First Name Edward
Defendant's Middle Name
Defendant's Surname Roberts
Additional Defendants
Slave Owners Anne Mifflin; Anne Roberts; Humphrey Roberts; Ann Roberts; Edward Roberts
Plaintiff's Claim Emancipated by deed of emancipation by Ann Roberts
Freedom no
Additional Slave Names Catharine; Cato; Mary; Samuel; Sam; Moll; Nell; Harry; Tabitha; Adam; Jacob; Jos; Joseph; Leah; James; Eli; Rhoda; Jacob; Judah; Jane; Ezekiel; Daniel; Pricilla; Grace; Gilbert; Adam; Abigail; Lucretia; George; Anady; Stephen; Cate;
Additional Free Black Names
Deponents/Affiants Mifflin
Additional Documents
See Also Mary v. Roberts; Accomack District Court
Processor's Notes
EAD http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=lva/vi03284.xml
Locality Accomack County
Source Accomack County (Va.) District Court Papers, 1789-1808

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