Raynors HCA 2020-02
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Imprint, 5-1/2" x 9", 26pp., titled "XI Census of Slaves, 1755", disbound, c1850, VG. The format is to provide listing of male and female slaves by Town/County. As an example, "Slaves in Duchess County. 1755. A true list of all the Negroes that are in my district above the age of fourteen according to the Act of Assembly for that purpose and provided". It continues with columns, "Masters and Mistress Names - Negroes Names-Male - Negroes names-Females" As an example, "Capt. Martin Hoffman - (males) Jack, Fortne, Frank, Francis, Toby, Jo; (females) Sarah, dean, Susan, Bet, Jenny, Peggy, Diana". Incredible documentation of new State early Slaves.
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The Sate of New York Documents Its early Slave Population

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Auction closed on Friday, February 28, 2020.
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