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This legal document is for the sale of enslaved people by John Faucherand Grimke to John Kean. Names of the enslaved people: Cato, Sampson, Sandy, Guinea Peter, September, June, Edinborough, Sancho, December, Primus, Ocra, Gloster, Kate, Affy, Flora, Minnah, Moll, Peter, Venus, Lettice, Doll, Hannah, Ben, Joe, Rinah, [Little] Venus, Mariane, and Bess. This indenture was signed in the presence of Thomas Elliot.
John Faucherand Grimke (1752-1819), John Kean (1755-1795)
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Grimke, John F., and John Kean. John Faucherand Grimke with John Kean, March 1, 1778. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1770s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1770s/2
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