Emigrants to Liberia – Brig Montgomery’s company, arrived at Monrovia June, 1830

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 Montgomery’s company, arrived at Monrovia June, 1830


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
Stephen Earley 35 Georgia Free born - Monrovia - Farmer 1831 Anasarca
Anaca Earley 22 do - Mr. Earley, of Georgia do
T. Earley, twin 12 do - do do - - 1834 Pleurisy
R. Earley, twin 12 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Henry Earley, infant - do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Barbary Earley 8 do - do do
Nathan Earley 40 do - do Caldwell - Farmer
Susan Earley 35 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Marshall Earley 19 do - do do - Farmer
Catharine Earley 16 do - do do
Mary J. Earley 14 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Thomas Earley 13 do - do do
Louisa Earley 7 do - do do
Jeremiah Earley 4 do Free born - do - -
Francis Earley, infant - do - Mr. Earley, of Georgia do
Benjamin Earley 37 do - do do - Farmer 1836 Decline
Violet Earley 28 do - do do - - 1835 Pleurisy
Irwin Earley 7 do - do do
Ralph Earley, infant - do - do do
Bridget Earley 25 do - do do - - - - S. Leone 1836
Charles Earley 24 do - do do - - 1840 Consumption
Thomas Earley 45 do - do do - Farmer 1842 Consumption
Lucretia Earley 40 do - do do - - 1838 Consumption
Andrew Mars 16 Virginia - Unknown do - Farmer 1830 Fever
Nancy Mars 11 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Lewis Mars 8 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Ann Mars 6 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Jane Mars 5 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
George Mars 1 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
—– Mars 3 do - do do - - 1842 Unknown
John Cuff 30 do - do do - Shoe maker
Moses Cole 33 do - do do - 1835 Unknown
Lucinda Cole 16 do - do do
Lucinda Holcomb 21 do - do do
Powhatan Holcomb 2 do - do do
Robert Holcomb 5 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Thomas Holcomb 1 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Reuben Pritlow 27 do - do do
Esther Pritlow 32 do - do do
Elizabeth Pritlow - do - do do
Elijah Strange 47 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Grace Strange 39 do - do do - - 1831 Female disease
John Strange 6 do - do do
Thomas Strange 8 do - do do
Ellis H. Strange 4 do - do do - - 1837 Unknown
Elisha Strange 2 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Albert Earley 24 Georgia - Mr. Earley do
Mitchel Earley 18 do - do do
Abraham Earley 23 do - do do
Mary Earley 23 do - do do
Washington Earley 8 do - do do
Esther Earley 40 do - do do
Scott Earley 13 do - do do
Daniel Brown 40 Virginia - Unknown do Reads 1838 Drowning
Phoebe Brown 38 do - do do do - 1838 Consumption
Mary Brown 14 do - do do do - 1837 Conumption
Stephen Alvis 24 do - do do - - - - Unknown
Levi Cartwright 22 do - do do Reads - 1833 Diseased lungs
Dorsey Mathews 22 Maryland - do Monrovia do - - - U. S. 1831
John Watts 22 Washing’n, D. C. Free born - do Writes -
Henry Claget 30 Maryland - Unknown Millsburg - Farmer 1830 Fever
Charity Claget 30 do - do do - - - - U. S. 1831
Lewis Claget 12 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Ann Claget 9 Maryland - Unknown Millsburg - - 1830 Fever
Henry Claget 6 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Rachel Clagett 2 do - do do - - 1830 Fever
Abraham Mars 50 Virginia - do Caldwell - Farmer
Margaret Mars 26 do - do do
Aaron Mars 24 do - do do - do
Hercules Mars 18 do - do do - do