Maria Snowball

Maria Snowball aged 8 is listed in the Birchtown muster with James Thompson and his wife. She is the unnamed child aged 6 who travels with them in the BON. Her parents are Diana/ Abby Snowball and Timothy Snowball who is absent for the muster. She was claimed by Cornelius Calvert as Parthina aged 5 who ran in 1779 with Timothy Snowball and her grandmother Old Jenn (presumed dead).
Maria Snowball Relationships
  • Parent: Timothy Snowball, Common Distinctive Name, Proximity In Ownership, Shared Group Membership Appropriate Ages , Source: Patriot claims for losses to the British
  • Parent: Diana Snowball, Assumed [ Common Distinctive Name, Proximity In Musters, Shared Group Membership Appropriate Ages ] , Source: Patriot claims for losses to the British
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7/ Nov
1775

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Lord Dunmore's Proclamation - Norfolk

  • John Murray, Lord Dunmore -

    John Murray, 4th Earl of Dunmore (1732 – 25 February 1809), was the  colonial governor of Virginia at the outbreak of the American Revolution.

Source for this event: Lord Dunmore's Proclamation

1782

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Treaty of Paris - Paris France

  • Treaty of Paris -

    In November 1782 a provisional peace treaty was hammered out between the British and the Americans in Paris.

Source for this event: Treaty of Paris

1784

Birchtown Muster - Birchtown

Source for this event: Birchtown Muster of Free Blacks
Name Age Occupation Families they lived with Companies they belong to Remarks Company They Are Now With
Maria Snowball 8 Captain Perth's Company
Remarks:[We assume this is Timothy Snowball's daughter]
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