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Joseph bound for Annapolis James, Mitchel

Joe, 10, stout boy. Gilbert Tippet of Annapolis, claimant. (Gilbert Tippet). Property of Gilbert Tippet.

Nancy, 11, incurably lame. Gilbert Tippet of Annapolis, claimant. (Gilbert Tippet). Property of Gilbert Tippet

7th October, 1783

Kingston bound for Port Roseway, John Atkinson

Lucy, 26, stout wench, (James Strahan). Formerly slave of Henry Scudder, East End of Long Island; left him in the year 1775. GMC. GBC.

Priscilla, 7, fine child, (James Strahan). Daughter to the above wench.

Eleanor Cross, 11, fine girl, (Joseph White). Born free; indented for 10 years by David Mathews to James White.

Hannah, 23, stout wench, (John Patton). Property of John Patton.

Jane Samson, 52, stout wench, on her own footing. Born free at Morrisania.

Catharine, 25, sick, on her own footing. Daughter to the above.

Hannah, 21, stout pockmarked wench, (Patrick Wall). Property of Patrick Wall.

John Thomas, 15, stout lad, (Patrick Wall). Property of Patrick Wall.

Cuff Cummins, 24, stout fellow, (John Patton). Formerly slave of Mr. Flesons of Philadelphia; left him 5 ½ years ago. GBC.

Lillia, 5, fine child, (Patrick Wall). Property of Patrick Wall.

Selina bound for Port Roseway, John McGee

Ceasar, 40, thin fellow, (Mr. Jenkins). Property of Mr. Jenkins.

Robert, 30, stout fellow, (Lawrence Van Buskirk). Property of Lawrence Buskirk.

Sally, 19, stout wench, (Dr. Landay). Formerly slave to Mrs. Parker who left her free at New York about three years ago.

Dinah, 38, stout wench, (Lawrence Van Buskirk). Property of Lawrence Van Buskirk.

Dinah, 20, stout wench (Richard Jenkins). Property of Richard Jenkins.

George, 14, stout boy, (Richard Jenkins). Property of Richard Jenkins.

Poll, 16, stout girl, (William Summers). Property of William Summers.

Brig Hopewell bound for Port Roseway, George Garbutt

Katy Profit, 32, stout wench, (James Dole). Formerly slave to Richard Van Dam of Stotterdam.

Joe, 8, child of the above wench, (James Dole).

Daniel. 9 months, child of the above wench, (James Dole).

Edward Han, 30, stout fellow, (Cook of the Hopewell). Formerly slave to Peter Delancey who gave him his freedom 12 years ago.

George Travelle, 23, stout fellow, (Caleb Morgan). Born free; formerly lived at Huntington, Long Island.

Mary bound for St. John's, Thomas Rowbottom

Peg, 16, stout girl, lame of one leg, (George McCall). Property of George McCall.

Sally bound for St. John's, William Bell

Moses Thompson, 20, stout fellow, (Justice Sherwood). Born free at Philadelphia; his father & mother free.

Mary, 36, stout wench, (John Van Winkle). Property of John Van Winkle.

Sally, 6 months old, children of the above wench, (John Van Winkle). Property of John Van Winkle.

Jakey, 3, children of the above wench Mary, (John Van Winkle). Property of John Van Winkle.

Abraham, 30, (John Van Winkle). Formerly slave to Lewis Sniffon, Phillips Mannor; left him 7 years ago.

William Etherington, 13, stout boy, (John Van Winkle). Formerly slave to Col. Etherington; sold by Capt. Munro, British Legion, to John Van Winkle which he had no right to do.

Ned, 40, stout fellow, (Richard Carman). Property of Richard Carman.

Jeany, 40, stout wench, (Richard Carman). Property of Richard Carman.

Alexander bound for St. John's, Roger Alderson

Cairo, 20, stout wench, (James Peters). Property of James Peters.

Bella, 14, stout wench, (James Peters). Property of James Peters.

Esther, 18, stout wench, M, (Bartholomew Cranell). Property of Bartholomew Crannell.

Sam, 35, (Bartholomew Cranell). Property of Bartholomew Crannell.

Robert, 36, stout fellow, (Bartholomew Crannell). Formerly slave to Isaac Conklin, Nine Partners; left him 2 years ago.

Pompey, 25, stout fellow, on his own bottom. Born free.

Prince of Orange bound for Port Roseway, Thomas MacKaull

William, 51, stout fellow, (James Bergen). Formerly slave to William Robinson, Westmoreland, Virginia; taken by some whaleboats about 10 months ago.

Brig Kingston bound for Port Roseway, John Atkinson

William Ernist, 31, ordinary fellow, (Lt. Sullivan). Certified to be free by Charles Philips, Cooper in Broad Street in New York, with whom he served his time and by the office of Police.

Jane Cook, 41, ordinary, M, (Lt. Sullivan). Certified to be free by her former Master, Thomas Ludlow, Jr., C. of New York and by GMC.

Sloop Elk bound for Port Mattoon, Peter Slack

Grace, 26, stout wench, (W.M. General Dept.). Formerly slave to Richard Drew, Pennsylvania; left him with the British troops leaving Philadelphia.

Betsey, 22, ordinary wench, (W.M. General Dept). Born free, Southampton, Virginia; served her time to Richard Barrow.

Isabella, 22, ordinary wench, (W.M. General Dept.). Formerly slave to Thomas White, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him before the siege of said town in 1780.

Molly, 21, likely wench, (W.M. General Dept). Formerly slave to William Elliott, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him before the siege of said town in 1780.

Jane, 24, ordinary wench, M, (W.M. General Dept.). Born free at Middletown, New Jersey.