Manifest of the Katherine Jackson, 1838

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Title

Manifest of the Katherine Jackson, 1838

Subject

Manifest of slaves shipped on the Katherine Jackson

Description

A list of the slaves transported from Alexandria to New Orleans on the Katherine Jackson in November and December, 1838. Many of the men, women, and children listed on this manifest were sold by Thomas Mulledy to Jesse Beatty and Henry Johnson. They were shipped by Robert A. Windsor of Alexandria and consigned to Lambeth & Thompson of New Orleans.

Updated April 28, 2016: A new, high-resolution digital scan of this document was provided to the Georgetown Slavery Archive by the National Archives at Fort Worth.

Creator

National Archives, Fort Worth, TX

Source

Slave Manifest of the Katherine Jackson, December 6, 1838. Slave Manifests, 1817-1856 and 1860-1861 (NO-128); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, Record Group 36; National Archives at Fort Worth.

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

December 6, 1838

Contributor

Adam Rothman

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

GSA2

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Text

The following transcription is adapted from http://www.afrigeneas.com/slavedata/Roll.12.1837-1839.html.

Manifest of Negroes, Mulattoes, and Persons of Color, taken on board the Katherine Jackson of Georgetown whereof John G. Duarry is Master, burthen Four hundred fifty six /35 Tons, to be tranported to the Port of Alexandria for the purpose of being sold or disposed of as Slaves, or to be held to service or labor.




Name Sex Age Height Whether Negro, Mulatto, or Person of Color

Nace Butler m 50 5-9 Black

Bibey " f 45 5-3 Brown

Caroline " " 17 5-7 "

Bazel " m 16 6-0 "

Martha Ann " f 15 5-5 "

Ann " " 11 4-6 "

Gaib " m 10 5-5 "

Bibey Ann " f 9 4-2 "

Henry " m 7 4-1 "

Tom " " 5 3-8 "

Mary " f 11 3-4 "

John Lewis " m 2 2-9 "

Loan " f 3 mos. "

Phil Minich m 50 5-9 Black

Nelly " f 40 5-2 "

Lewis " m 13 4-9 "

This name is faded out or blotted out.

Nelly Barns f 60 5-2 "

Hetty Witton " 70 5-2 "

Eliza Butler & " 18 5-5 "

Mary Ellen " 2 mos. "

Bennett Scott m 50 5-6 "

Clear " f 40 5-6 Brown

James " m 23 5-7 "

Christiana " f 19 5-3 "

Ellen " " 17 4-9 "

Linnaeus " m 14 4-9 "

Lucy Ann " f 11 4-3 "

Dianna " " 9 4-0 "

Peggy " " 6 3-5 "

Sinard Plowdon m 25 5-11 "

Rose Ann " f 26 5-6 Black

Bil Hill m 28 5-9 Brown

Peter S_____ m 50 6-1 Black

Betsey Hill f 45 5-4 "

Lin Queene m 50 5-7 "

Ann " f 23 5-6 "

Charles " m 1 '

Adeline " f 11 4-5 "

Isaac " m 8 4-1 "

Eliza " f 5 3-7 "

Mary Ann Digs " 25 5-3 "

Sam Harris m 25 5-7 "

Betsey Harris with f 21 5-4 "

Sam " m 5 mos. Brown

Ellen " f 4 3-4 "

Martha " " 2 2-6 "

Ned " m 5 3-4 Black

Patrick Hawkins " 36 5-7 "

Letty " f 30 5-3 "

Martha " " 3 mos. "

Cornelius " m 10 4-7 "

Francis " " 11 4-6 "

Susan " f 10 4-3 "

Gabriel " m 8 3-10 "

Peter " " 5 3-3 "

Jackson " " 3 3-0 "

Elizabeth " f 2 2-6 "

Bernard Butten m 38 5-8 "

Augustus Wirt " 13 4-10 "

Adel Wirt f 9 4-3 "

George Harris m 65 5-7 "

Hitty " f 50 5-3 "

Harriet " " 13 4-9 "

Sarah " " 10 4-3 "

Osey " m 5 3-1 "

John Queene m 35 5-10 Black

Nancy " f 25 5-6 "

Patrick " m 4 3-2 "

Betsey Dorsey f 30 5-3 Brown

Burnard " m 15 5-2 "

Lucinda " f 13 4-10 "

Ann Jones " “ 26 5-4 "

Arnold " m 9 4-5 "

Louisa " f 6 4-0 "

Emeline Brown m 13 4-10 "

Mandy " " 11 4-7 "

Elizabeth " f 8 4-0 "

Billy " m 6 3-9 Black

Harriet Eaglin f 6 3-9 "

Adeline Campbell f 28 5-2 "

Mariah " f 9 mos. "

Mathew " m 11 4-6 "

Jinny " f 6 3-11 "

Catherine " " 5 3-6 "

Sally Yorkshire " 60 5-5 "

Joe Greenleaf m 60 5-8 "

Easter " f 60 5-3 "

Greenfield Anthony m 26 5-8 "

Sylvester Greenleaf m 22 5-8 Black

Emeline " f 17 5-3 "

Milly " " 14 5-0 "

Mary " " 12 4-6 "

Lucinda " " 10 4-2 "

Furdinan Hill m 21 5-7 Brown

Harriet " f 19 5-4 Black

Bibey Plowdon " 50 5-4 "

Charlot " " 23 5-8 "

July Ann " " 23 5-1 Brown

Remus " m 18 5-6 "

Joseph " " 11 4-5 "

Elizabeth " f 8 4-0 "

Ritten " " 45 5-1 "

Nelly Blackback f 70 5-1 Black

Nelly " " 17 4-11 "

Lucretia Hill " 17 5-3 Brown

Susan Plowdon " 18 5-5 Black

Priscilla " " 8 3-11 Brown

Kitty Hawkins f 28 5-8 Black

Elias " m 17 mos. "

Austin " " 7 3-11 "

Isaac " " 11 3-6 "

John Brown m 35 5-8 "

Trisey " f 7 4-0 "

Harriet Ann Brown " 5 3-7 "

William Ware m 18 5-3 Black

Thomas Riley " 18 5-7 "

James Blair " 14 4-7 "

Henry Johnson " 10 4-2 "

Nace Harris " 50 5-6 "

Nancy Lee f 50 5-0 "

Tom Dorsey m 50 5-6 "

Nelly Harrison f 50 6-0 "

John Harrison m 6 3-8 "

George Henry " 2 "

Perry Center m 35 5-6 "

Susan Bitten f 23 5-5 Brown

Bridget Bitten " 19 5-5 "

Wm. Grandison Dorsey m 6 3-9 "

Daniel Dorsey " 5 3-6 "

One hundred and thirty slaves

Examined & found correct
New Orleans, Dec. 6, 1838 Alf. Lewis, Insp.

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Citation

National Archives, Fort Worth, TX, “Manifest of the Katherine Jackson, 1838,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed July 28, 2017, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/2.

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