Emigrants to Liberia – Barque Union’s Company, arrived at Monrovia July 1, 1841

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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Barque Union’s Company, arrived at Monrovia July 1, 1841


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 arrival in the colony Extent of education Profession Date of death Cause of death Removed to what place Removal date
Yorick Curd 28 Kentucky - Mr. Curd Monrovia - Farmer
Robert White, sr. 63 do - Lee White, Esq. do - do 1843 Decline
Robert White, jr. 22 do - do do - Cook - - C. Palmas 1840
Henry White 21 do - do do - Farmer
Milton White 19 do - do do - do - - S. Leone 1840
Emeline White 18 do - do do -
Euphemia White 14 do - do do - - - - C. Palmas 1841
Harriet White 10 do - do do
Maria Curd 21 do - Mr. Curd do
Margaret Curd 20 do - do do
Jennett Curd 16 do - do do - - 1841 Anasarca
Susan Curd 50 do - do do
John L. Curd 17 do - do do - - 1843 Diseased Lungs
Frederick Curd 22 do - do do - Farmer - - U. S. 1842
Thomas Curd 20 do - do do - do
William Curd 13 do - do do - do - - C. Palmas 1841
Clara Curd 23 do - do do
—- Curd 12 do - do do
Matilda Curd 13 do - do do
Nicholas Curd 18 do - do do - Farmer
—- Curd 21 do - do do - do
Thomas Steel 53 West Tennessee - - do - do 1843 Diseased lungs
Catharine Steel 53 do - - do
Hannah Steel 32 do - - do - - 1841 Fever
Mary Steel 14 do - - do
Jefferson Steel 23 do - - do - Farmer
Wilson Steel 19 do - - do - do 1843 Unknown
Washington Steel 12 do - - do - do - - S. Leone 1841
Albert Steel 10 do - - do - do
Eliza Steel 8 do - - do
Mitchell Steel 6 do - - do
Samuel Steel 4 do - - do
Foster Steel, infant - do - - do
Thomas Steel 3 do - - do
William Steel, infant - do - - do - - 1841 Fever
Jane Steel, infant - do - - do
Alexander McMurray 23 do - - do - Farmer
Shepherd McMurray 44 do - - do Reads do 1841 Fever
George Steel 60 do - - do - do 1841 Decline
—- Smith 25 do - - do - - - - S. Leone 1841