Fr. Thomas Lilly hires three enslaved men at St. Inigoes Plantation, March 1849

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Title

Fr. Thomas Lilly hires three enslaved men at St. Inigoes Plantation, March 1849

Subject

Slavery; Slave hiring; Slave labor; Jesuits--History--19th century

Description

In 1849, Fr. Thomas Lilly, the Superior at St. Inigoes plantation, paid Enoch Neale for the hire of three enslaved men: Lewis, William, and Robert. He also hired an unspecified number of enslaved men for wood cutting.

Creator

Maryland Province Collection

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1849-03-02

Contributor

Elsa Barraza Mendoza

Rights

Georgetown University Library

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Manuscript

Identifier

GSA337

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1849March2 Revd Thomas Lilly to Enoch Neale Dr
  To Cash paid negroes for Wood Cutting  
  14 cords @ 50 cets pr Cord $7.00
  To cash paid for Cod Fish 2.25
  To worke dun [sic] by Lewis at Whighwasing [sic]Three day----------- 2.00
  To worke dun [sic] by Wm 4 days and a half 2.50
  To the hire of Robert from the first of January till the fifth of July say 6 months 30.00
    $43.75

 

EE Enoch Neale

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Full       Enoch Neale

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Citation

Maryland Province Collection , “Fr. Thomas Lilly hires three enslaved men at St. Inigoes Plantation, March 1849,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed June 12, 2021, https://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/372.

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