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This legal document for the sale of enslaved people from Jane Grove to her son John Kean. Names included: John, Cudjoe, Peter, Billy, Basan, October, Cloe, Fanny, May, Bella, and Paddy. This indenture was signed in the presence of William Frint.
Jane Grove, formerly Jane Watson and Jane Kean (c1760-1782), John Kean (1755-1795)
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Grove, Jane, and John Kean. Jane Grove with John Kean, June 25, 1778. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1770s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1770s/4
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