Emigrants to Liberia – Brig Rudolph Groning’s Company, arrived at Monrovia March, 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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Brig Rudolph Groning’s Company, arrived at Monrovia March, 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
Francis Wright 55 East Tennessee - Major Lightfoot Millsburg - - 1841 Fever
Matilda Wright 45 do - Hugh Martin, Esq. do - - 1841 Fever
Walker Wright 19 do - do do
Helen Wright 17 do - do do
Adam Wright 12 do - do do
Hannah Wright 9 do - do do
Burgess Wright 6 do - do do - - 1841 Fever
Nutty Flood 60 Virginia - Capt. Thomas Hall do - - 1841 Fever
Philip Nicholas 30 do - do do - - 1841 Fever
George W. Flood 25 do - do do - -
Thomas Flood 22 do - do do - - 1842 Consumption
Amanda Flood 20 do - do do - - 1843 Consumption
Salina Flood 1 do - do do - - 1841 Fever
Minor Flood 14 do - do do - - 1841 Fever
George Flood 5 do - do do
Henry Flood 3 do - do do - - 1841 Unknown
John Rowls 25 do - do do - Farmer
Eliza Rowls 29 do - do do - - 1841 Diseased brain
Peter Rowls 9 do - do do
Sharper Atkins 42 do - do do - Farmer 1841 Fever
Judith Atkins 40 do - do do - - 1841 Fever
Alexander Holmes 50 do - do do - Farmer 1841 Diseased lungs
Daniel Melville 35 do - do do - do
Charles Henderson 25 East Tennessee - Hugh Martin, Esq. do - do
Juliet Carter 28 do - do do
Jefferson Martin 50 do - do do - Farmer 1841 Fever
Cherry Martin 45 do - do do
Blount Martin 22 do - do do - Farmer
Mary Martin 12 do - do do - - 1841 Fever
Jefferson Martin 11 do - do do - - 1841 Fever
Wilson Martin 8 do - do do - - 1841 Anasarca
James Martin 6 do - do do - - 1842 Anasarca
Margaret Martin 4 do - do do - - 1842 Pleurisy
Sylvia Martin 2 do - do do
Lydia Martin, infant - do - do do
Joseph Minor 10 do - Unknown do - - 1842 Fever
Keziah Minor 11 do - do do
Louisa Minor 9 do - do do - - 1842 Unknown
Spencer Minor 8 do - do do - - 1842 Fever
Robert Minor 7 do - do do - - 1842 Unknown