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30th November 1783

Inspected by Captains Gilfillen and Armstrong

On Board the Ship Peggy, James Beazley, Master, bound for Port Mattoon

John Buchor, aged 23 years, stout fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Mr. Webb, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1776.
General Musgrave's Certificate.

Fortune Rivers, 30 years, ordinary fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Molly Rivers, Charlestown, South Carolina; left her in 1776. GMC.

Salley Rivers, 30 years, ordinary wench, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Molly Rivers, Charlestwon, South Carolina; left her in 1776. GMC.

Jenny Rivers, 7 years, ordinary child, (Waggon Master General's Department). Born free within the British Lines.

Close Herring, 50 years, nearly worn out, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Peter J. Herring, Tappan, New Jersey; left him and joined the British troops in 1778. GMC.

William Sampson, 28 years, likely fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to James Jackson, New Windsor, New York Province; left him in 1777. GMC.

Peter Young, 21 years, ordinary fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Charles Conner, Crane Island, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Samuel Minton, 60 years, nearly worn out, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Thomas Minton, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Prince Frederick, 32 years, stout fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Capt. Frederick, Boston, New England; left him in 1776. GMC.

Gilbert Lafferts, 21 years, likely lad, (Mr Samuel Henderson). Proved to be the property of Mr. James Henderson, Waggon Master per Bill of Sale produced.

Jenny Frederick, 32 years, ordinary wench, (Waggon Master General's Department). Certified to be free by Jonah Frederick of Boston, New England.

On Board The Ship Ranger, James Duncan, Master, bound for Port Mattoon

Thomas Thomas, aged 36 years, stout fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Charles Thomas, Nancy Mum, Virginia; left him in 1776. GBC.

Barry Sawyer, 25 years, stout fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Charles Sawyer, Princes Ann County, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Shania Sawyer, 33 years, stout wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to John Ivie, Norfolk County, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Nelly Sawyer, 14 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to James Nickerson, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Chloe Sawyer, 11 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to John Ivie, Norfolk County, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Sam Sawyer, 10 years, likely boy, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to James Nickerson, Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 1776. GMC.

Tom Sumner, 35 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Josiah Sumner, Nancy Mum, Virginia; left him 1779. GBC.

Pinna Sumner, 21 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Josiah Sumner, Nancy Mum, Virginia; left him in 1779. GBC.

Cato Sumner, 2 ½ years, (Royal Artillery Department), born free within the British Lines.

Michael Wallace, 38 years, likely fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to James Wallace, Norfolk, Virginia; left him and joined Lord Dunmore in 1777. GMC.

Hannah Wallace 22 years, ordinary wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to William Arronstead, Gloucester, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Dick Wallace, 4 years, fine boy, (Royal Artillery Department). Born free within the British Lines.

Ralph Henry, 30 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Patrick Henry, Gloucester, Virginia; left him in 1776.

Miny Henry, 25 years, ordinary wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Joseph Conway, Philadelphia; left him in 1778. GMC.

Molly Henry, 4 years, fine child, (Royal Artillery Department). Born free within the British lines.

James Reid, 33 years , stout fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Doctor Reid, Norfolk, Virginia; left him & joined Lord Dunmore in 1776. GMC.

Patty Reid, 23 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Joseph Corrin, James River, Virginia; left him in 1777. GM

Bristow Garritt, aged 32 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to James Garritt, Essex County, Virginia; left him and joined Lord Dunmore in 1776. GMC.

Rose Garritt, 20 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Mrs. Wade; left her in 1780. GMC.

Anthony Cooper, 63 years, worn out, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Willis Cooper, Suffolk County, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Sarrah Cooper, 60 years, worn out, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Willis Cooper, Suffolk County, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Isaac Cooper, 14 years, likely boy, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Willis Cooper, Suffolk County, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Nancy Cooper, 4 years, fine child, (Royal Artillery Department), born free within the British lines.

Hector Lewis, 40 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Frank Lewes, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

Judith Jackson, 53 years, ordinary wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to John Clain, Norfolk, Virginia; left him early in 1779.

Silas Brown, 51 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Richard Browne, Portsmouth, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Murray Scott, 28 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Isaac Murray, Princes Ann County Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Molly Scott, 30 years, ordinary wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Christopher Godwin, West Branch, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Jack Sollberry, 26 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to John Alexander, Roanock, North Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

Sillo Sollberry, 23 years, stout wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Israel Barnett of Beaufort, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

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30th November 1783

Inspected by Captains Gilfillen and Armstrong

On Board the Ship Peggy, James Beazley, Master, bound for Port Mattoon

John Buchor, aged 23 years, stout fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Mr. Webb, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1776.
General Musgrave's Certificate.

Fortune Rivers, 30 years, ordinary fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Molly Rivers, Charlestown, South Carolina; left her in 1776. GMC.

Salley Rivers, 30 years, ordinary wench, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Molly Rivers, Charlestwon, South Carolina; left her in 1776. GMC.

Jenny Rivers, 7 years, ordinary child, (Waggon Master General's Department). Born free within the British Lines.

Close Herring, 50 years, nearly worn out, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Peter J. Herring, Tappan, New Jersey; left him and joined the British troops in 1778. GMC.

William Sampson, 28 years, likely fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to James Jackson, New Windsor, New York Province; left him in 1777. GMC.

Peter Young, 21 years, ordinary fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Charles Conner, Crane Island, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Samuel Minton, 60 years, nearly worn out, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Thomas Minton, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Prince Frederick, 32 years, stout fellow, (Waggon Master General's Department). Formerly slave to Capt. Frederick, Boston, New England; left him in 1776. GMC.

Gilbert Lafferts, 21 years, likely lad, (Mr Samuel Henderson). Proved to be the property of Mr. James Henderson, Waggon Master per Bill of Sale produced.

Jenny Frederick, 32 years, ordinary wench, (Waggon Master General's Department). Certified to be free by Jonah Frederick of Boston, New England.

On Board The Ship Ranger, James Duncan, Master, bound for Port Mattoon

Thomas Thomas, aged 36 years, stout fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Charles Thomas, Nancy Mum, Virginia; left him in 1776. GBC.

Barry Sawyer, 25 years, stout fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Charles Sawyer, Princes Ann County, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Shania Sawyer, 33 years, stout wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to John Ivie, Norfolk County, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Nelly Sawyer, 14 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to James Nickerson, Norfolk, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Chloe Sawyer, 11 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to John Ivie, Norfolk County, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Sam Sawyer, 10 years, likely boy, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to James Nickerson, Norfolk County, Virginia; left him 1776. GMC.

Tom Sumner, 35 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Josiah Sumner, Nancy Mum, Virginia; left him 1779. GBC.

Pinna Sumner, 21 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Josiah Sumner, Nancy Mum, Virginia; left him in 1779. GBC.

Cato Sumner, 2 ½ years, (Royal Artillery Department), born free within the British Lines.

Michael Wallace, 38 years, likely fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to James Wallace, Norfolk, Virginia; left him and joined Lord Dunmore in 1777. GMC.

Hannah Wallace 22 years, ordinary wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to William Arronstead, Gloucester, Virginia; left him in 1776. GMC.

Dick Wallace, 4 years, fine boy, (Royal Artillery Department). Born free within the British Lines.

Ralph Henry, 30 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Patrick Henry, Gloucester, Virginia; left him in 1776.

Miny Henry, 25 years, ordinary wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Joseph Conway, Philadelphia; left him in 1778. GMC.

Molly Henry, 4 years, fine child, (Royal Artillery Department). Born free within the British lines.

James Reid, 33 years , stout fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Doctor Reid, Norfolk, Virginia; left him & joined Lord Dunmore in 1776. GMC.

Patty Reid, 23 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Joseph Corrin, James River, Virginia; left him in 1777. GM

Bristow Garritt, aged 32 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to James Garritt, Essex County, Virginia; left him and joined Lord Dunmore in 1776. GMC.

Rose Garritt, 20 years, likely wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Mrs. Wade; left her in 1780. GMC.

Anthony Cooper, 63 years, worn out, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Willis Cooper, Suffolk County, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Sarrah Cooper, 60 years, worn out, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Willis Cooper, Suffolk County, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Isaac Cooper, 14 years, likely boy, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Willis Cooper, Suffolk County, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Nancy Cooper, 4 years, fine child, (Royal Artillery Department), born free within the British lines.

Hector Lewis, 40 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Frank Lewes, Charlestown, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

Judith Jackson, 53 years, ordinary wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to John Clain, Norfolk, Virginia; left him early in 1779.

Silas Brown, 51 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Richard Browne, Portsmouth, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Murray Scott, 28 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Isaac Murray, Princes Ann County Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Molly Scott, 30 years, ordinary wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Christopher Godwin, West Branch, Virginia; left him in 1779. GMC.

Jack Sollberry, 26 years, ordinary fellow, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to John Alexander, Roanock, North Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.

Sillo Sollberry, 23 years, stout wench, (Royal Artillery Department). Formerly slave to Israel Barnett of Beaufort, South Carolina; left him in 1779. GMC.