People bought and sold at Bohemia Plantation, 1794-1795

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Title

People bought and sold at Bohemia Plantation, 1794-1795

Subject

Slavery; Slave-Sale; Slave Trade; Jesuits--History--18th century

Description

This account from the Bohemia plantation registers the sale of nine enslaved persons and the purchase of four. These transactions include infants as young as 3 weeks old, as well as an the sale of an infant to an enslaved woman who remained at Bohemia plantation.

Creator

Maryland Province Collection

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1794-1795

Contributor

Elsa Barraza Mendoza

Rights

Georgetown University Library

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Manuscript

Identifier

GSA304

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

Negroes Sold
Since the year 1793. £
1794 January 8 Phillis and her infant 3 weeks old Nel, sold to George Reece 35 - -
1795 February 11 Clara, Philis’s other child, 4 years old, sold to Nelly 5 - -
  13 Bob and his child Lucy, sold to John Cainan 80    
  28 Ralph, his wife Jany and child Nelly, to Robt Hodgson 70 - -
1796 April   Henny, Sick and Run away 15    
Negroes Bought
1795 March 10 Davis, his wife Poll, and Child Bigail 65 - -
  Cod. Stephen (From Dr. Matthews, as the three aforesaid) 90 - -

Original Format

Manuscript

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Citation

Maryland Province Collection , “People bought and sold at Bohemia Plantation, 1794-1795,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed August 15, 2018, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/331.

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