The purchase of Mary and her children, February 1792

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Title

The purchase of Mary and her children, February 1792

Subject

Slavery; Slave Trade; Slave sale; Children; Jesuits-History-18th century

Description

In 1792, the ledger of Bohemia plantation in Cecil County, Maryland registers the purchase of an enslaved woman named Mary and her children, Hannah and Isaac, from Samuel and John Fulton for £35.

Creator

Maryland Province Archives

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1792-02

Contributor

Elsa Barraza Mendoza

Rights

Maryland Province Archives, Society of Jesus

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Financial Records

Identifier

GSA250

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Text

10//  Bo.t of Saml  & John Fulton a Negro woman
named Mary & her two Children Hannah,
& Isaac for 35£, payable in twelve months
with interest from today till the day of payment. 
     



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Original Format

Manuscript

Files

Citation

Maryland Province Archives, “The purchase of Mary and her children, February 1792,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed June 25, 2018, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/272.

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