Emigrants to Liberia – Brig Vine’s Company, arrived at Monrovia February 6, 1826

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 Vine’s Company, arrived at Monrovia February 6, 1826


Names Age State or place from which they emigrated Free born or otherwise Where located on their arrial in the colony Extent of education Profession Date of death Cause of death Removed to what place Removal date Removal Cause
John Chavers, sr. 35 Free born Rhode Island Monrovia Reads
Sarah Chavers 30 do do do do - 1826 Fever
John Chavers, jr. 8 do do do Spells
Samuel Chavers 4 do do do - - 1826 Fever
James Chavers 6 do do do - - Fever
Sarah Chavers 1 do do do
Aaron Chavers 40 do do do - - 1826 Fever
Henry Clark 44 do do do - - 1830 Consumption
Charlotte Clark 46 do do do
Francis Clark 16 do do do
Thomas Clark 15 do do do - - 1830 Consumption
Elizabeth Clark 14 do do do - - 1826 Fever
Mary Clark 8 do do do - - 1841 Female disease
Charlotte Clark 5 do do do - - 1826 Fever
Curdy Clark 21 do do do
Fetty Fitch 45 do do do Writes - 1826 Fever
Rosanna Fitch 20 do do do do - 1826 Fever
Newport Gardiner 75 do do do do - 1826 Decline
–Gardiner 28 do do do do - 1826 Fever
Andrew Harris 46 do do do - - 1838 Murdered by the natives.
Diana Harris 41 do do do 1826 Fever
George Johnson 14 do do do Reads - 1843 Fever
Harriet Moet 35 do do do - - 1826 Fever
—Moet 14 do do do - - 1826 Fever
Sarah Moore 50 do do do - - 1835 Decline
Susan Moore 10 do do do
John Nubia 70 do do do - - 1826 Fever
Richard Sears 22 do do do Writes - 1826 Decline
John Wainwood 68 do do do do - 1827 Decline
Mrs. Wainwood 65 do do do Reads - 1826 Fever
—-Wainwood 20 do do do do - 1826 Fever
Mary A. Wainwood 17 do do do do - 1826 Fever