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Paul Coffin, 29, stout labourer, (Major Coffin Fanning reg't.). Property of Major Coffin purchased from Mr. Greentree.

Harry, 23, stout labourer, (Major Coffin, Fanning reg't.) Property of Major Coffin purchased from Mr. Greentree

Phebe, 21, stout wench, (Major Coffin, Fanning reg't.) Property of Major Coffin purchased from Mr. Greentree.

Fortune, 35, stout man, (Col. Winslow) Certificate form General Birch, formerly the property of Isaac Warner of Philadelphia.

Letitie, 26, stout wench, (Col. Winslow). Certificate from General Birch, freed by Mr Deane of Jamaica Long Island

Peter, 10, stout boy, (Col. Winslow). Certificate from General Birch, freed by Mr. Deane of Jamaica, Long Island.

William, 22, stout man, (Col. Winslow). Certificate from General Birch, freeborn in Montserrat

Ceasor & a boy 9 years old, 38, stout man, (Peter Ryerson).Property of Peter Ryerson with whom he is going to Nova Scotia.

Abraham & 21, stout man, (Mr. Edwards). Property of Gideon White but allowed to go with Mr. Edwards to Nova Scotia.

Hannah his wife, 22, stout wench, (Mr. Edwards). Freeborn on Staten Island both of them having General Birch's certificate.

Joe and, 36, stout man, labourer, (Lt. Reed Delancey's brigade). His own property.

Mary his wife & boy, 26, stout wench. (Lt. Reed Delancey's brigade). His own property.

Abraham, 19, stout lad, (John Cutley). Came form Virginia with Lieut. Col. Pennington of the Guards, formerly the property of Peter Rose.

Parthenia Stanly, 35, stout wench & small boy, (Col. Winslow). Free as per Certificate of her late Mistress Mott.

George, 13, stout boy, (Capt. F Philips). His own property.

George, 18, stout lad, (Peter Ryerson). Formerly lived with Dennis Hagan in South Carolina to whom he was indented for 20 years; brought from thence by Capt. Gore, 33rd Reg't.

Ship Camel bound for St.John's Tinker

Henry, 47, stout man, (Charles Richards). Formerly the property of Thomas Marren of Old Fairfield whom he left on account of the proclamation of Sir W.W. Howe.

Kate & girl 6 years, 40, stout wench, (Charles Richards).Formerly the property of Thomas Marron of Old Fairfield whom he left on account of the proclamation of Sir W.W. Howe.

Almin, 32, stout healthy man, (James Richards). Formerly the property of Williams at Tappan in New Jersey, came in on Sir William Howe's proclamation.

Isaac, 17, stout boy, (Joseph Scribner) property purchased from Ebenezer Scribner of Setockett, Long Island.

Eleanor Hicks, 13, stout wench born at Rockaway, (Johnson Kearstad). Free, but indented for five years to Johnston Kearstead.

Ship Mars bound for St. John's Grayson

Venus & 2 small children, 25, stout wench, (Jolly Longshore), Free, indented to him for two years.

Peggy Lynch, 18, stout wench (William Cross). Formerly the property of Mr. Lynch at Charleston, certificate from General Birch.

Sam Ives, 44, stout man, (Capt. Grayson). Sold to Captain Grayson by Jonathan Eilbeck of New York who it does not appear had any right to sell him as he was the property of Capt. Talbot of Virginia from whence he was brought by the troops 5 years go and had a pass from Sir H. Clinton which Mr. Eilbeck destroyed.

Joe, 27, stout man, (Caleb Mallory). His property as per bill of sale produced.

Henry Lyon, 36, stout fellow, (Capt. James Grayson).Formerly to Andrew Lyon, Horseneck, New England; left him three years past.

Phebe Lyon, 40, ordinary wench, (Capt. James Grayson).Formerly to James Lyon, Horseneck, New England; left him three years past.

Phillis Lyon, 5, (Capt. James Grayson). Formerly to James Lyon, Horseneck, New England; left him three years past.

Simon White, 32, likely lad, M, (on his own bottom). Born free, Redding, Connecticut.

Samuel Hewell, 65, nearly worn out, Mullatto, (on his own bottom). born free, South Carolina.

Darkas & Child, 28, nearly worn out, Mulatto, (on his own bottom) Born free, South Carolina.

Catharine, 66, worn out, Mulatto, (on her own bottom). Born free,Norwalk, Connecticut.

Moses, 4, fine boy, Mulatto, (on his own bottom). Born free, Norwalk, Connecticut.

Dempse Slaughter, 35, stout fellow, (Jolly Longshore). Says he was born free, that he lived for some time with Dempsee Walls, Norfolk, Virginia.

Joseph Collins, 30, stout fellow. Dr. VanBuren of Hackensack, New Jersey, claimant, (John Buskirk). Formerly slave to John Kipp, New York Island, sold by Kipp to Dr. VanBuren, Hackensack, New Jersey, whom he left four years past.

Joseph Phillips, 22, stout fellow, (Capt. Grayson). Formerly slave to Phil Hawkins, Jamaica, West Indies; left him about 8 years past.

Betsey Collins, 30, stout wench, (John Buskirk). Formerly slave to Nicholas Fortune, Hackensack, New Jersey; left him about four years past.

Ship Lady's Adventure bound for St. John's Capt. Robt.
Gibson

Nathaniel Lindsay, 20, stout man, (Cornet Lechmore, KAD). Free born in the Grenades. General Birch's certificate.

Edward Lloyd, 19, stout man, (Trumpeter, KAD). Formerlythe property of Ebenezer Cowley of Fairfield who gave him his freedom.

John Stewart, 19, stout man, (Lt. Stewart, KAD). General Birch's certificate says he was born free but formerly lived with John Williamson, Charleston, South Carolina.

Peter Moses, 27, stout man, (Pioneer, KAD). Formerly the property of General Balford of Hampton, Virginia, says that at his death got his freedom about 8 years ago.

Stephen Samson, 22, stout man, (Cornet Reynolds, KAD).General Birch's certificate; formerly the property of John Whitman of Charlestown, South Carolina who just before he died at New York about 41/2 years ago gave him his freedom in presence of William Bryant.