Emigrants to Liberia – Brig Doris’s Company, arrived at Monrovia January 15, 1828

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 Doris’s Company, arrived at Monrovia January 15, 1828

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
Henry Bond 55 Maryland Free born - Monrovia - - 1828 Fever
Lydia Bond 38 do do - do
Caroline bond 17 do do - do Spells
Maria Bond 14 do do - do do
Josiah Bond 12 do do - do do - 1828 Fever
Henry Bond 8 do do - do do
Samuel Bond 6 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
Mary Bond 4 do do - do
Benjamin Fuller 65 do - Daniel Murray, Esq. do Reads - 1828 Fever
Jane Fuller 60 do - do do - - 1840 Old age
Clemn Fuller 28 do - do do - Stone Mason 1843 Diseased brain
Lloyd Fuller 20 do - do do Reads Farmer
Delila Fuller 22 do - do do Reads
Jesse Fuller 39 Maryland - Daniel Murray, Esq. Monrovia Reads Farmer 1829 Consumption
Grace Fuller 37 do - do do Spells - 1830 Consumption
Jane Fuller 8 do - do do - - 1839 Consumption
Violet Fuller 5 do - do do - - 1834 Consumption
John Fuller 1 do - do do
John Davis 37 do - do do Reads Farmer 1828 Casualty – sun stroke
Martha Davis 37 do - do do do - - S. Leone 1837
Richard Holliday 28 do - do do - Farmer 1832 Drowning
Maria Holliday 28 do - do do do - 1828 Fever
William Holliday 6 do - do do - - 1833 Casualty – caught by a shark in a river.
Mary Holliday 4 do - do do
Ellen Holliday 2 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
James Holliday, inf. - do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Chloe Johnson 65 do - do do - - 1828 Old age
Thomas Holliday 53 do - do do Reads - 1828 Fever
Juliet Holliday 36 do - do do do - 1838 Anasarca
Nancy Holliday 12 do - do do do - 1828 Fever
Thomas Holliday 11 do - do do do - 1834 Casualty-by a fall from a house
Elizabeth Holliday 8 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Joseph Holliday 6 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
George Holliday 4 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Richard Holliday 1 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Margaret Armour 35 do - do do Reads - 1828 Fever
John Armour 16 do - do do do - 1828 Fever
Henry Armour 12 do - do do - - 1835 Recoiling of a cannon
Emily Armour 10 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Gabriel Armour 5 do - do do
Charles Evans 56 do - do do - Farmer 1828 Fever
David Johnson 54 do Free born - do Reads - 1835 Decline
Charlotte Johnson 54 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
David Johnson 15 do do - do Reads - 1834 Consumption
Elizabeth Johnson 12 do do - do Wrotes - 1839 Consumption
James Johnson 3 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
Joseph Johnson 5 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
Anthony Wood 30 do do - do Writes Blacksmith - - C. Palmas 1834
Julian Wood 28 do do - do Reads - 1828 Fever
Garretson Wood 1 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
John Q. Adams 21 do - Unknown do - - - - Country 1829
Frederick Josephus 27 do Free born - do Reads - 1828 Fever
Charles Josephus 25 do do - do do - 1828 Fever
Sarah Coleman 22 do do - do - - - - S. Leone 1837
Mary Boston 24 do do - do
Charlotte Holland 46 do do - do - - 1828 Decline
Sylvina Randall 45 do do - do - - 1829 Decline
Elizabeth Randall 16 do do - do Reads - 1833 Decline
Thomas Randall 12 do do - do do - -
Francis Pippin 64 do do - do - - 1828 Old age
George McGill 15 do do - do Writes - 1828 Fever
Joseph Dickerson 33 do do - do do Nail maker 1828 Fever
Maria Dickerson 33 do do - do Reads - 1828 Female disease
Benjamin Dickerson 2 do do - do - - -
Susanna Dickerson 1 do do - do - - 1829 Anasarca
Solomon Baley 59 Delaware do - do Writes Farmer 1839 Old age
Tamar Baley 54 do do - do Reads - 1834 Old age
Paul Goff 54 New York do - do Writes Farmer 1828 Fever
Judith Goff 50 do do - do Reads - 1828 Fever
Lydia Goff 25 do do - do Writes - 1828 Fever
Randall Goff 27 do do - do do Farmer 1828 Fever
Charles Goff 5 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
John Goff 8 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
Mary Goff 12 do do - do Reads - 1828 Fever
Rachel Goff 19 do do - do Writes - 1828 Fever
Nancy Goff 22 do do - do do - 1834 Diseased lungs
Harriet Goff 2 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
Hiram Goff 4 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
David Freeman 29 New York Free born - do Writes Farmer 1828 Fever
Cornelia Freeman 5 do do - do - - 1828 Fever
Alman Ward 27 do do - do do Carpenter 1828 Fever
David Bullock 40 Virginia - David Bullock, Esq. Caldwell Reads Farmer 1834 Diseased brain
Mary Bullock 17 do - do do None
Rebecca Bullock 6 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Rachel Bullock 15 do - do do - - 1837 Diseased lungs
Maria Bullock 13 do - do do
Fr. Bullock, twin 11 do - do do
Th. Bullock, twin 11 do - do do
Jane Bullock 9 do - do do
Charles Bullock 5 do - do do
Patrick Bullock 24 do - do do - - - - G. co’ntry 1841
Judith Bullock 19 do - do do Spells - 1843 Diseased lungs
Mary A. Bullock 4 do - do do
John Bullock 9 do - do do - 1828 Fever
Charles Bullock 36 do - do do do Farmer 1834 Decline
Strawberry Bullock 39 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Elizabeth Bullock 17 do - do do - - 1838 Diseased lungs
William Bullock 15 do - do do - - - - S. Leone 1835
Mahala Bullock 14 do - do do
Eveline Bullock 11 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Joseph Bullock 9 do - do do - - - - Unknown
David Bullock 7 do - do do
James Bullock 2 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Susan Doris, born at sea - - - - do