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Two manumissions of enslaved people, 1787, 1798

 File — Box: 7

Scope and Contents

One by Thomas Dick of Chichester, 13 Mar, 1787, and the other by Ralph Robinson on behalf of his mother-in- law, Mary Cannon, of Northwest Fork Hundred, Sussex Co., Delaware, 2 Aug. 1798. John Talbot appears to have been involved in these transactions, perhaps on behalf of Chichester Meeting.

Dates

  • 1787, 1798

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

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