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Cubet, 38, ordinary fellow, (Oswald Eve). Property of said Oswald Eve.

Sarah, 30, stout wench (Michael Clark). Free as per Certificate from her last owner, Thomas of London.

Nero Denton, 40, stout fellow, (Cornet Gray, B. Legion). Formerly the property of William Denton of Goshen; left him in 1776. GMC.

Dalkeith, 25, stout fellow, (Cornet Gray, B. Legion). Formerly the property of James Ronaldson, Smithfield, Virginia; left him in 1778. GMC.

Henry Francis, 47, stout fellow, (Ellis & Eve). Formerly the property of Simon Halyard, Back River, Virginia; left him in 1779. GBC.

Peter Quamina, 30, stout fellow, (Ellis & Eve). Formerly the property of John Stanley, Newberg, North Carolina; left him in 1778. GMC.

Toney, 20, stout wench, (Cornet Gray, B. Legion). Property of Cornet Gray per Bill of Sale.

Jem, 1, (Cornet Gray, B. Legion). Property of Cornet Gray per Bill of Sale.

Nicholas, 20, stout fellow, (Cornet Gray, B. Legion). Formerly the property of Benjamin Fisher, Pennsylvania.

James Kilby, 21, stout fellow, (Joseph Shoemaker). Says he was born free at Cudjoes, Island of Jamaica; lived with Lawyer Davis.

John Stephenson, 35, stout fellow, (Joseph Shoemaker). Proved to be free; from the Island of Jamaica.

9th November 1783

Commerce bound for Spithead, Richard Strong

Bob Wheaton, 19, stout fellow (Drummer Regiment Du Corps). Formerly slave to Thomas Wheton, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Ceasar Nichols, 12, fine boy (Drummer Regiment Du Corps). Formerly slave to Ben Nichols, Rhode Island; left him in 1778. GBC.

Rhose Nichols, 36, ordinary wench (Regiment Du Corps). Formerly slave to Ben Nichols, Rhode Island; left him in 1778. GBC.

Cathern Townsend, 17, likely wench, M, (Regiment Du Corps). Served her time with Ben Nichols but says she was free. GBC.

Pallacior bound for Spithead, James Smith

Peter Brittain, 17, stout lad (Drummer Regiment 4.B. Grenadeers of Hess). Formerly slave to William Sands, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1779.

Duke of Richmond bound for Spithead, Richard Davis

George Mintoes, 25, stout fellow, (Lt. Col. Linsing of the Grenadeers). Formerly slave to Thomas Gale, Morrstown, New Jersey; left him in 1777. GBC.

Hector Cockwell, 16, likely lad (Lt. Col. Linsing of the Grenadeers). Formerly slave to Mr. McReady, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780.

Henry Rhodes, 24, ordinary fellow (Lt. Col. Linsing of the Grenadeers). Says he was free; served his time with John Grigg, Gravesend, Long Island.

William, 14, likely boy (Captain Frank of the Grenadeers). Formerly slave to Mr. Jackson, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780. GBC.

Peter George, 18, likely boy (Drummer of Granadeer Company). Formerly slave to John Radcliff, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780. GBC.

Anthony Tunis, 19, ordinary lad (Drummer of Granadeer Company). Formerly slave to Thomas Rybold, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780. GBC.

Taby Gustus, 24, ordinary wench (Col. Linsing). Formerly slave to John Curtis, Eastern Shore, Virginia; left him in 1780. GBC.

John Higgins, 20, likey fellow (Drummer in Grenadeer Company). Formerly slave to Dennis Higgins, Santee River, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GBC.

Susannah, 21, likely wench (Grenadeer Company). Formerly slave to John Stanyard, John's Island, South Carolina; left him in 1780. GBC.

Sally, 11 weeks old, infant (Grenadeer Company). Born within the British Lines.

Molly bound for Spithead, G. Legyet

John, 13, ordinary fellow (4th Battalion Hessian Grenadeers). Formerly slave to William Simmonds, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780. GMC.

Mary bound for Ostend, Mathew Peacock

Sam, 20, likely fellow (Col. Skrivor, Reg. Prince Charles). Formerly slave to Thomas Winter, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Aurora bound for Ostend, Thomas Jackson

Molly, 20, likely wench (Capt. Max Prince Frederick Regiment). Formerly slave to Barney Beakman, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

William Winter, 15, likely lad (Drummer, Regiment Prince Frederick). Formerly slave to William Sams, John's Island, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

Betsey, 24, likely wench, (wife to the above). Formerly slave to John Godfrey, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

John Jack, 22, likely fellow (Drummer, Prince Frederick Regiment). Formerly slave to Ben Cattle, Ashley River, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

Gilbert, 16, likely fellow (Captain Max). Formerly slave to John Ragg, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780.

Joseph bound for Annapollis Royal, James Mitchell

Thomas Potters, 45, ordinary fellow. (Black Pioneers). Formerly slave to William Campbell, Wilmington, North Carolina; left him in 1776. GMC.

Murphy Steele, 30, ordinary fellow. (Black Pioneers). Formerly slave to Stephen Daniel, Wilmington, North Carolina; left him in 1776. GMC.

George Kendle, 35, ordinary fellow, (Black Pioneers). Formerly slave to John Kendle, Eastern Shore, Virginia; left him in 1777.

Toby, 18, ordinary lad, (Capt. Angus McDonald). Formerly slave to Henry Tumore, Cape Fear, North Carolina; left him in 1780.

Sally Potters, 30, ordinary wench, (Black Pioneers). Formerly slave to Mr. Bellinge, Ashepoo, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GBC.

Clarry, 12, likely child, (Black Pioneers). Formerly slave to Mr. Bellinge, Ashepoo, South Carolina; left him in 1779.

John 1 ½, infant. Born within the lines.

John Salter, 35, stout fellow, (Black Pioneers). Formerly slave to Mr. Salter, Philadelphia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Nancy Jenkins, 19, likely wench, (Black Pioneers). Formerly slave to Benjamin Webb, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1780.

Lucy, 25, stout wench, (Capt. McDonald). Certified to be free by Mr. Walton, Magistrate of Police.

Abraham, 2, infant, (Capt. McDonald). Born within the Lines.

Judy Stewart, 49, ordinary wench, (Black Pioneers). Formerly slave to Alexander Stewart; left her in in New York in 1776. GMC.