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