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Legal Indenture from John Bergen of South Brunswick, NJ to Peter Kean for $391 for the sale of three enslaved people, Cirus, Peggy, and Peggy's infant Elias. Peter would hold Cirus for eight years. Writing on the back indicates that Elias is Cyrus's son and that Peter purchased them for Susan Ursin Niemcewicz, his mother.
Enslaved People Included: Cirus or Cyrus, Peggy, Elias
People Included: Susan Ursin Niemcewicz
Peter Philip James Kean (1788-1828)
South Brunswick, County of Middlesex, NJ
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 2
Bergen, John. Legal Indenture John Bergen to Peter Kean, March 18, 1811. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1810s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1810s/7
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