Census of the Colony of Liberia, September 1843 – Town of New Georgia

 

ROLL OF EMIGRANTS THAT HAVE BEEN SENT TO THE COLONY OF LIBERIA, WESTERN AFRICA, BY THE AMERICAN COLONIZATION SOCIETY AND ITS AUXILIARIES, TO SEPTEMBER, 1843, &cTranscribed from “Information relative to the operations of the United States squadron on the west coast of Africa, the condition of the American colonies there, and the commerce of the United States therewith,” 28th Congress, 2d. Session, S. Doc. 150, serial 458.

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CENSUS OF THE COLONY OF LIBERIA —- SEPTEMBER, 1843Population of the town of New Georgia

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Names Age No. in family Date Where born Connexions in the colony Profession Extent of education Health
Anthony Smith 45 - March, 1830 - - Farmer None Good
Caroline Smith 25 - Dec., 1831 - Anthony Smith’s wife - do do
Margaret Smith 6 - - In the colony Daughter of A. and Caroline Smith - At school do
Cafara Smith 30 - Dec., 1831 - Catharine’s sister Washerwoman None do
William Smith 26 - do - Catharine’s brother Laborer do do
Thomas Smith 20 - do - do do do do
Peter Smith 16 - do - do do do do
George Smith 12 - - In the colony Orphan - At school do
Mary Smith 10 9 - do do - do do
James Dunn 30 - March, 1830 - Farmer None do
Jane Dunn 23 - Oct., 1831 - J. Dunn’s wife - None Good
Margaret Dunn 14 - do - Orphan - At school do
James Dunn 4 4 - In the colony Son of James and Jane Dunn - do do
James Kinsley 31 - March, 1830 - - Farner None do
Thomas Kinsley 6 - - In the colony Son of James Kinsley - At school do
Josiah Kinsley 4 - - do do - do do
Monday Kinsley 14 - - do Orphan Apprentice None do
Martha Hill 18 5 June, 1837 - Kinsley’s sister-in-law Washerwoman do do
Sampson Lewis 34 - March, 1830 - - Farmer do do
Diana Lewis 25 - June, 1830 - Sampson Lewis’s wife - do do
America Lewis 12 - - In the colony Diana’s nephew - At school do
Mary Smith 16 - June, 1830 - Diana’s sister - None do
Elizabeth Smith 17 5 do - do - do Feeble
Alexander Bartlett 29 - July, 1827 - - Farmer Reads and writes Good
Margaret Bartlett 40 - June, 1831 - Alexander Bartlett’s wife - None do
Thomas Moore 16 - do - Margaret Bartlett’s son Laborer do do
Clarinda Moore 13 - do - Sister of Thomas Bartlett - do do
Norfolk Walberg 13 - - In the colony Ned’s daughter - At school do
Peter Bartlett 22 - July, 1827 - - Farmer None do
Jane Bartlett 16 7 June, 1832 - Peter Bartlett’s sister - do do
Peter Habersham 39 - July, 1837 - - Farmer do do
Polly Habersham 38 - March, 1829 - Peter Habersham’s wife - do do
Venus Walburg 16 - do - Orphan Apprentice do do
Georgiana Walburg 12 - - In the colony Sister of Venus Walburg do At school do
Jane Johnson 70 5 April, 1834 - - Nurse None do
Boston Walburg 41 - July, 1827 - - - do do
Fanny Walburg 31 - Jan., 1833 - Boston Walburg’s wife - do do
William D. Lion 10 - - In the colony Fanny’s son - At school do
Grace Robertson 20 - July, 1832 - Daughter of S. Robertson Washerwoman None do
——, infant son 1 5 - In the colony Grace Robertson’s son - - do
Edward Berrian 38 - July, 1827 - - Farmer None do
Diana Berrian 28 - Jan., 1832 - Edward Berrian’s wife - do do
Jack Jones 13 - do - Diana Berrian’s brother - At school do
Sophia Berrian 6 4 - In the colony Daughter of Ed and Diana Berrian - do do
Jack Gool 29 - July, 1827 - - Farmer None do
Adeline Gool 24 - Jan., 1832 - Jack Gool’s wife - do do
William Gool 7 - - In the colony Jack Gool’s son - At school do
Sally Gool 5 - - do Daughter of Jack and Adeline Gool - do do
Hannah Gool 2 - - do do - - do
Peter Gool 20 - July, 1827 - Jack Gool’s brother Farmer None Feeble
John Gool 7 7 - In the colony Amy’s son - At school Good
Henry Williams 35 - March, 1830 - - - Lounger do
Amy Williams 26 - Jan., 1832 - Henry William’s wife Washerwoman None do
Lewis Davis 6 3 - In the colony Amy’s son - At school do
Primus Barton 40 - July, 1827 - - Farmer None do
Nancy Barton 33 - Jan. , 1833 - Primus Barton’s wife - do Feeble
Diana Barton 14 - do - Nancy Barton’s sister - do Good
Peter Barton 10 4 - In the colony Orphan Apprentice At school do
Joseph Smith 48 - July, 1827 - - Farmer None do
Caesar Russwurm 46 - do - - do do do
Martha Russwurm 35 - July, 1836 - Caesar Russworm’s wife - do do
James Smith 12 4 do - Martha Russwurm’s son - At school do
Samuel Paul 39 - July, 1827 - - Farmer None do
Delila Paul 28 - Jan., 1833 - Samuel Paul’s wife - do do
Abraham Paul 6 - - In the colony - - At school do
Clarissa Jenkins 16 - Jan., 1833 - - Apprentice None do
Miles Wilson 23 - do - - Farmer do do
Jane Wilson 19 6 do - Miles Wilson’s wife - do do
Pepper Smith 29 - July, 1827 - - Farmer do
Biana Smith 24 - Jan., 1831 - Pepper Smith’s wife - do Decline
Jesse Smith 3 3 - In the colony Son of Pepper and Biana Smith - - Good
H. Kinsley 42 - March, 1830 - - Farmer None do
Louisa Kinsley 28 - Jan., 1833 - Henry Kinsley’s wife - do Feeble
Colinette Mead 15 - do - - Apprentice do do
William Kinsley 12 - do - Louisa Kinsley’s brother do do do
John Kinsley 10 - - In the colony do do do Good
Samuel Kinsley 2 - - do Son of Henry and Louisa Kinsley - - do
Louisa Davis 12 7 Jan., 1833 - Orphan Apprentice None do
William Kinsley 42 - March, 1830 - - Farmer do do
Lucy Kinsley 32 - March, 1833 - William Kinsley’s wife - do Feeble
Sarah Kinsley 7 - - In the colony Daughter of W. And Louisa Kinsley do Good
George McGill 43 - March, 1830 - - Farmer do Feeble