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Freed Negroes

Taken from the Book of Registers of Free Negroes and Mulattoes which is
filed in the Clerk's Office of Charlotte County.

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Prepared by JoLee Gregory Spears Sept. 2001,
with permission of The Charlotte County Board of Supervisors
Charlotte County-Rich Indeed page 505. Proofread - 


                         Com-            Born Free or   Date
     Name               plexion       Age  a Slave  Registered

611. William Smith                Very bright 21   F    1 May 1848
                                  Mulatto
612. Camphill Baker               Black       24   F    3 May 1848
613. John Turner, son of          Bright       -   F    5 June 1848
     Sally Turner, a free         Mulatto
     white woman
614. Nancy Brown, wife of         Dark        30   F    3 July 1848
     William Brown &              Brown
     formerly Nancy Jackson,
     dau. of Berry Jackson &
     Betsey his wife
615. William Henry Cousins,       Mulatto     28   F    8 Aug. 1648
     son of Darcus Cousins
616. Alexander Cooley, son        Mulatto      -   F    6 Oct. 1848
     of Mourning Cooley, a free
     woman
617. Charles Cooley               Bright      21   F    6 Oct. 1848
                                  Mahogany
618. Pheobe Chavous, dau.         Mulatto     64   F   21 Oct, 1848
     of Betsey Scott
619. Nancy Sims, emancipated      Bright      50   S    4 Nov. 1848
     by will of Col. Joseph       Mulatto
     Wyatt
620. Peggy, sometimes called      Bright      28   S    7 Nov. 1648
     Margaret Sims, wife of       Mulatto
     Lafayette Sims, emancipated
     by deed by John Marshall
621. Becky Jackson, dau. of       Brown       24   F    7 June 1849
     Abby Bird, formerly Abby
     Jackson
622. Robert Howell, son of        Brown       29   F    9 Nov. 1849
     Nancy Howell                 Mulatto
623. Betsey Holmes, wife of       Bright      23   F   24 May 1850
     William James Holmes,        Mahogany
     formerly, Betsey Howell,
     dau. of Lizzy Jones
     (formerly Lizzy Howell)
624. James Fears                  Bright      54   F    7 Oct. 1850
                                  Mulatto
625. Rebecca Fears, wife of       Mulatto     48   F    7 Oct. 1850
     James Fears
626. Mary Jane Fears, dau.        Bright      25   F    7 Oct. 1850
     of James Fears &             Mulatto
     Rebecca, his wife
627. John F. Fears, son of        Bright      24   F    7 Oct. 1850
     James Fears & Rebecca,       Mulatto
     his wife
628. James Fears, son of          Bright      22   F    7 Oct. 1850
     James Fears & Rebecca,       Mulatto
     his wife

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Copyrighted September 2001 by Jo Lee Gregory Spears

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