Emigrants to Liberia – Brig Ajax’s Company, arrived at Monrovia July 11, 1833 pg. 1

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, &c

Transcribed 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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Brig Ajax’s Company, arrived at Monrovia July 11, 1833 pg. 2


Names Age State or place from which they emigrated Free born or otherwise Emancipated in view of emigrating to Liberia and by whom Where located on their arrial in the colony Extent of education Profession Date of death Cause of death Removed to what place Removal date
Joseph Blackburn 42 Kentucky - Rev. G. Blackburn Caldwell - - 1839 Decline
Clara Blackburn 42 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Lewis Baker 35 do - J. Becroft, Esq. do - - 1839 Diseased brain
Thomas Baker 30 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Eleanor Baker 37 do - do do - - 1838 Diseased brain
John Baylor 45 Ohio - B. Johnson, Esq. do - - 1833 Fever
Henry Cook 19 do - do do - - 1836 Pleurisy
Priscilla Thompson 30 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Eliza Thompson 8 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Courtney Thompson 5 do - do do - -
Martha Thompson 3 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Martin Anderson 25 Kentucky - J. Todd, Esq. do - - 1839 Diseased brain
Amelia Anderson 4 do - do do - - 1837 Diseased brain
Elizabeth Anderson 3 do - do do - - - Fits
Rachel Anderson, inf. - do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Jane Williams 34 do - A. J. Alexander, Esq. do - - 1833 Fever
Moses Dixon 38 do - J. Hood, Esq. do - - 1833 Fever
Ann Dixon 15 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Peter Dixon 10 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Dennis P. Tergusun 22 do - Rev. J. Paxton & wife do - -
Judith Paxton 26 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Armstead Paxton 6 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Sarah Paxton 5 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
James Paxton 3 do - do do - - 1833 At sea
Jacob Caldwell 27 do - Mr. Caldwell and A. Minor, Esq. Caldwell - - - - U. S. 1833
America Caldwell 21 do - do do - - - - U. S. 1833
Catharine Caldwell 3 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Chaney Caldwell 43 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Susan Jacobs 22 do - Mrs. Powell do - - 1836 Decline
Jane E. Jacobs 4 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
John N. Jacobs 2 do - do do - - 1833 Whooop’g cough
Alvina Jones 23 do - Rev. J. C. Young do - - 1833 Cholera
James Jones 2 do - do do - - 1833 Cholera
Amelia Crawford 30 do - Mrs. M. O. Wickliffe Monrovia - -
Alfred Russell 15 do - do do - -
Lucretia Russell 29 do - do do - -
Cynthia Russell 13 do - do do - -
Henry Russell 11 do - do do - -
Gilbert Russell 9 do - do do - -
George Russell 5 do - do do - -
Abraham Fletcher 34 do Free born - Caldwell - - 1837 Diseased brain
Rachel Fletcher 31 do - William Dudley, Esq. do - - 1833 Fever
John Fletcher 8 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Leonard Fletcher 6 do - do do - - 1833 Fever
Isaac M. Fletcher 4 do - do do - - 1833 Whoop’g cough
Malinda Fletcher 2 do - do do - - 1833 Whoop’g cough
Moses Dudley 34 do - do do - - 1833 Whoop’g cough
Flora Dudley 33 do - do do - - 1833 Whoop’g cough
Alfred Dudley 11 do - do do - - 1833 Whoop’g cough
Martha Dudley 9 do - do do - - 1833 Whoop’g cough
Sarah Dudley 5 do - do do - -
Francis Dudley 3 do - do do - -
Malisa Dudley 2 do - do do - - 1833 At sea
Spencer Walker 22 do - Cyrus Walker, Esq. do - Farmer 1842 Consumption
Mary Walker 23 do - do do -
Hardin Walker 1 do - do do -
John Walker 15 do - do do - do
Franklin Walker 14 do - do do - do
Robert Walker 25 do - do do - do 1833 Fever
Elijah White 30 do Free born - do - do 1833 Fever
John Hobson 35 do - J. Hobson, Esq. do - do 1833 Fever
Sarah Adams 50 do Free born - do - - 1833 Fever
George Adams 17 do do - do - Farmer 1837 Consumption