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L'Abondance bound for Port Roseway Lt. Philips

John Green, 35, stout fellow. Formerly the property of Ralph Faulkner of Petersburgh, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

David Shephard, 15, likely boy. Formerly the property of William Shephard, Nansemond, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Catherine Van Sayl, 26, stout wench. Formerly the property of John Vanderveer of Monmouth, New Jersey; left him 5 years ago. GBC.

Mary Van Sayl, 5, likely girl. Formerly the property of John Vanderveer of Monmouth, New Jersey; left him 5 years ago. GBC.

Peter Van Sayl, 2 months, healthy child. Daughter to Catharine Van Sayl & born within the British Lines.

Cornelius Van Sayl, 30, stout fellow. Formerly the property of John Lloyd of Monmouth, New Jersey; left him 5 years ago. GBC.

Rose Bond, 21, stout wench. Formerly the property of Andrew Steward of Crane Island, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Dick Bond, 18 months, likely child. Daughter to Rose Bond & born within the British Lines. GBC.

Kate Mosely, 12, likely girl. Formerly the property of Andrew Steward of Crane Island, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Dick Wilkinson, 10, fine boy. Formerly the property of John Bond of Nancymun Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Charles Ford, 28, stout fellow. Formerly the property of William Hodges of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 6 years ago. GBC.

Hannah Ford, 30, stout wench. Formerly the property of Joshua Jolly of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 6 years ago. GBC.

Kesiah Ford, 2, fine child. Daughter to Hannah Ford & born within the British Lines.

Joseph Elliot, 30. Formerly the property of John Elliot, Gloucester County, Virginia; left him 6 years ago. GBC.

Nancy Elliot, 26, stout wench. Formerly the property of Edward Mozley of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 5 years ago. GBC.

Margret Wallus, 27, stout wench. She says she is free & produces Gen. Birch's Certificate. She came from Virginia four years ago.

Judith Wallis, 2 weeks, healthy infant. Daughter to Margret Willus; born within the British Lines.

Jenny Bush, 11, likely girl. Daughter to Margaret Willus and came from Virginia with her mother who says she is free born.

James Connor, 25, stout fellow. Formerly the property of Charles Connor of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him four years ago. GBC.

Teresa Connor, 24, stout wench. Formerly the property of Richard Jordan of the Isle White County; left him four years ago. GBC.

Betsy Connor, 18 months, likely child. Daughter to Teresa Connor and born within the British Lines.

Jan Connor, 6, likely girl. Formerly the property of Charles Connor of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Sally Godfrey, 36, sickly wench. Formerly the property of Joseph Simmons of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 6 years ago.

John Godfrey, 13, stout boy. Formerly the property of Joseph Simmons of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 6 years ago. GBC.

Jacob Godfrey, 10, stout boy. Formerly the property of Joseph Simmons of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him years ago. GBC.

Kate Godfrey, 15, likely girl. Formerly the property of Joseph Simmons of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 6 years ago. GBC.

Judith Bush, 50, feeble wench. Formerly the property of Samuel Bush, Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 6 years ago. GBC.

Elizabeth Hutchins, 23, stout mulatto wench. She says she was born free & produces GBC & says she came from Swansea, New England, 4 years ago.

Jane Hill, 60, feeble wench. Formerly the property of Willis Reddick of Suffolk County, Virginia; left him 5 years ago. GBC.

Patience Euige, 16, stout girl. Formerly the property of Barnaby Carney of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Sarah McDonald, 17, stout girl. Formerly the property of James Goddin of Nansemun, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Ishmael Mozely, 26, stout fellow. Formerly the property of James Carraway of Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 5 years ago. GBC.

John Jackson, 33, stout fellow. Formerly the property of William Malcombe of the Province of New York; left him 6 years ago.

Samuel Johnson, 27, stout fellow. Formerly the property of Willis Hargrove of Nansemun, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Patty Johnson, 27, stout wench, Thomas Copper of Accomak, Eastern Shore Virginia, claimant. Formerly the property of George Parker of the Eastern Shore, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Harry Williams, 35, stout fellow. Formerly the property of John Gray of Bladen County, North Carolina; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

[?] Virginia, 30, Stout fellow; formally the slave of Philip Carbory of Norfolk County Virginia; Left him five years ago. GBC.

John White, 30, stout fellow. Formerly the property of Thomas Ben of Nansemond, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Silvia White, 24, stout wench. Formerly the property of Lambert Newton of Princess Ann County, Virginia; left him 5 years ago. GBC.

Primus Johnston, 60, feeble fellow. Formerly the property of William Courier of Cecil County, Maryland; left him 6 years ago. GBC.

Nancy Johnston, 45, stout wench. Formerly the property of John Randall of Prince George County, Virginia; left him 4 years ago. GBC.

Dominick Yellow, 17, stout fellow, M. Formerly the property of Molly Ball of Northumberland County, Virginia; left him 2 years ago. GBC.

Rose Williams, 28, stout wench. She says she is free & produces GBC & says she came from Rhode Island 6 years ago.

Harry Williams, 1, sickly child. Son to Rose Williams and born within the British Lines.