Emigrants to Liberia – Brig American’s Company, arrived at Monrovia June 26, 1833

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 American’s Company, arrived at Monrovia June 26, 1833


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
Simon Negro 69 New York Free born - Monrovia Writes - 1834 Fever
Hezekiah Shepherd 29 do do - do do - - - Unknown
Margaret Shepherd 26 do do - do - - - - Unknown
—- Shepherd, infant - do do - do - - 1833 Fever
Phoebe Barns 64 do do - do - - 1834 Fever