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Ship Betsey bound for Annapollis Royal, William Galilee

Amy Ashe, 26, stout wench, M, (John Hinaman). Free born.

Jim, 8, fine boy, (John Hinaman). Free born.

Jack, 22, stout fellow, (John Hinaman). Formerly slave to Mr. Furman, Prince George County, Virginia; left him 6 years. GBC.

Letitia, 25, squatt stout wench, (Elias Bolner). Property of Elias Bolner per Bill of Sale produced.

Flanders Goff, 20, stout fellow, (William Young). Formerly slave to Richard Goff, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him 4 years. GBC.

Sabinah, 35, stout wench, (Basil Jackson). Formerly slave to Ben Stratton of the Eastern Shore, Virginia; left him 5 years ago. GBC.

Sam, 5, child of the above wench, (Basil Jackson).

Beck, 1, child of the above wench, (Basil Jackson).

Black Bill, 35, stout fellow, (Basil Jackson). Formerly slave to Ben Stratton of the Eastern Shore, Virginia; left him 5 years.

Aaron, 15, stout boy, (Oliver Hicks). Property of Oliver Hicks.

George, 19, stout lad, (Edward O'Bryan). Formerly slave to Thomas Mills nigh Charlestown, South Carolina; left him 4 years. GBC.

John, free.

Mima, free.

Glasgow, 45, stout fellow, (James Rankin). Formerly slave to Ben Stratton, Eastern Shore, Virginia; left him 5 years. GBC.

Sylvia Ben, 30, ordinary, (John Lewis). Formerly slave to Capt. Miller of New York who gave her her freedom.

Cander, 8, children of the above wench, (John Lewis).

John, 2, children of the above wench, (John Lewis).

John Been, 48, (John Lewis). Formerly slave to [blank] of [blank] at Esopus, Province of New York.

John Jackson, 22, stout fellow, (Isaac Bonnel, Esq.). Formerly slave to Mr. Bunion, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780 after the siege.

Tertullus, 41, stout fellow, (Jonathan Kerk). Free born South Hole.

Hope, 47, stout wench, (Jonathan Kerk). Free born at Sterling.

John Annis, 30, stout mullatto, on his own bottom. Certified to be free by Mr. Hicks, late Mayor of New York.

Stafford bound for Halifax, Robert Watson

Jacob, 17, stout lad, (John Norris) Property of John Norris as per Bill of Sale produced.

Elizabeth, 24, stout wench, (John Norris). Property of John Norris as per Bill of Sale produced.

Sam, 13, stout boy, (John Norris). Property of John Norris as per Bill of Sale produced.

Charity, 21, stout wench, (John Bennett). Property of John Bennett.

Thomas, 26, stout fellow, (Robert Watson of the Stafford). Formerly slave to Jacob Durye, Ferry Street, New York, who he says gave him his freedom 3 ½ years ago.

William Locum, 26, stout fellow, M, (Capt. Robert Dove). Born free in Summerset County, Maryland.

Sarah, 23, stout wench, (Lewis O'Bryan). Property of Lewis O'Bryan.

21st October 1783

Inspected by Captains Gilfillan, Armstrong, and Lieutenant Colonel Smith.

La Aigle bound for Annapollis Royal, John Blair, Master

Isaac William, 31, stout fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Samuel Ash, Edistow, South Carolina; left him in April 1780.

Levitia, 28, ordinary fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Samuel LaGree, Santee River, South Carolina; left him in 1776.

Joe Mason, 25, stout fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Col. Charles Carter, James River, Virginia; left him in 1779.

Sam Crocker, 50, ordinary fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to John Ward, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1776.

Larry, 48, ordinary fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Mr. Waide, Beaufort, South Carolina; left him in 1779.

John Pomp, 24, stout fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to John Morris, Portsmouth, Virginia; left him in 1779.

Jacob, 34, stout fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Willis Wilkinson, Nansemon, Virginia; left him in 1779.

Bob Harrison, 21, likely fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Benjamin Harrison, James River, Virginia; left him in 1779.

Tom, 60, ordinary fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Colonel Conner, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania; left him 1777.

Abraham Lesslie, 31, stout fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Richard Quints, Upper Town Creek, North Carolina; left him in 1776.

Quash, 39, ordinary rascal, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Parker Quints, Upper Town Creek, North Carolina; left him 1776.

Prince, 30, ordinary fellow with a wooden leg, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Mr. Spooner, Philadelphia; left him in 1777.

Will, 50, ordinary fellow, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Mr. Scarborough, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1778.

Pleasant, 17, likely wench, (B. Pioneers). Formerly servant to Willis Wilkinson, Nansemon, Virginia; left him in 1778.

George, 1, (B. Pioneers). Born within the British lines.

Harry, 3, (B. Pioneers). Born within the British Lines.

Molly, 40, ordinary wench, incurably lame of left arm, (B. Pioneers). Formerly slave to Mr. Hogwood, Great Bridge near Portsmouth, Virginia; left him in 1779.

Jenny, 9, (B. Pioneers). Formelry slave to Mr. Hogwood, Great Bridge near Portsmouth, Virginia; left him in 1779.