Emigrants to Liberia – Brig American’s company, arrived at Monrovia September 16, 1832, (pg.2)

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 September 16, 1832, (pg.2)


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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
Lewis Nubey 8 North Carolina Free born Monrovia 1836 Drowning.
Thomas Nubey 2 do do do.
Nancy Nubey 6 do do do.
Edney Nubey 21 do do Reads
Emeline Nubey 5 do do do.
Harriet Nubey, inf. do do. —.
Diana Nubey 45 do do Reads
Minor Howard 34 do do do Farmer.
Cerena Howard 25 do do
William Howard 2 do do do
Sarah Howard 54 do do 1836 Decline.
Edward Howard 22 do do Reads Seaman .
Joseph Howard 19 do do do do.
Hannah Nubey 15 do do do.
Drusilla Nubey 19 do do do.
Peter Nubey 3 do do
Anthony Howard 34 do do do Reads Seaman C. Palmas 1837
Eliza Howard 29 do do do do do 1837
Sarah Howard 9 do do do Spells do 1837
Simon Howard 7 do do do 1837
John Howard 5 do do do 1837
Elizabeth Howard 1 do do do 1832 Fever.
John Howard 38 do do do Reads 1838 Decline.
Mester Howard 27 do do do do.
Isaac Howard 5 do do do Spells.
Sarah Howard 4 do do do.
Charity Howard 8 do do do Reads.
Mary J. Howard 35 do do do do.
Zachariah Howard 18 do do do do To sea 1837
Catharine Howard 40 do do do do.
Ceorge Howard 19 do do do.
Isaac Howard 17 do do do do.
Seney Howard 15 do do do Spells.
Elijah Howard 13 do do do do.
John Howard 11 do do do do.
Aritta Howard 9 do do do do.
Aquilla Howard 5 do do do.
James Moore Sr. 44 Dist. Columbia Doctor McWilliams do do Writes
Sarah Moore 34 do Free born do Reads.
James Moore, Jr. 13 do do do do.
Nancy Moore 10 do do do do.
Thomas Moore 7 do do do do.
Catharine Moore 5 do do do.
John Woodland 41 do do do do.
Jane Woodland 15 do do do Reads 1837 Female disease.
Sophia Woodland 11 do do do do 1832 Unknown.
Richard Mathews 23 do do do Writes Rope maker 1839 Diseased brain.
Elizabeth Mathews 18 do do do Reads 1840 Anas. exantha.
Carlton Winslow 24 do do do 1839 Anas. exantha.
Hanson Leaper 35 do do do.
Daniel Page 32 Virginia Late widow Page, of Virginia. do Spells Farmer 1841 Diseased lungs.
Sarah Page 21 do do do do.
William Page 26 do do do do Shoe maker.
Winney Page 21 do do do Reads.
Jane Page 3 do do do do.
John Page 1 do do do.
Catharine Wilson 52 do do do 1842 Unknown.
Gilbert Page 37 do do do.
Mary Page 34 do do do Reads 1842 Unknown.
Ampha Page 16 do do do Spells.
Ann Page 8 do do do S. Leone 1837
Jane Page 7 do do do.
Thomas Page 6 do do do.
Robert Page 5 do do do 1837 Pleurisy.
Lucretia Page 2 do do do.
Elisha Artis 30 do Free born do do.
Lucretia Artis 33 do do do.
Nancy Scollar 17 Virginia Free born Monrovia S. Leone 1838
Temple Scollar 15 do do do S. Leone 1838
Mary Scollar 13 do do do S. Leone 1837
Patrick Powell 25 do do do Spells Sawyer
Hardy Whitfield 45 do do do None
Ann Whitfield 23 do do do Reads S. Leone 1835
Eliza Whitfield 6 do do do
Jefferson Hines 27 do do do 1836 Anas. exantha.
Silas Whitfield 23 do do do
Margaret Rix 16 do do do