Emigrants to Liberia – Ship Cyrus’s Company, arrived at Monrovia February 13, 1824

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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Ship Cyrus’s Company, arrived at Monrovia February 13, 1824


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
Agnes Barbour 54 Virginia Free born - Reads Midwife 1828 Decline
W. G. Barbour 25 do do - - - 1828 Drowning
John W. Barbour 23 do do - - Stone Mason
Robert J. Barbour 21 do do - Writes Tobacconist 1830 Deranged brain.
Burwell Barbour 18 do do - - - 1829 Unknown
Theophilus Barbour 14 do do
Sarah Barbour 11 do do
Sophia Jasper 14 do do
W. N. Barbour 21 do do - do Stone Mason 1828 Drowning
Agnes Barbour 14 do do - - - 1824 Fever
—-Barbour 75 do do - - - 1824 Fever and ague.
James C. Barbour 25 do do - - - 1839 Decline
Sarah Barbour 25 do do - - - 1824 Fever
Harris Clark 55 do do - - - 1833 Decline
Page Carter 52 do do - do Millwright - - U. S. 1824 For his wife.
Lemuel Clark 50 do do - - Shoemaker - - do 1828
Robinson Clark 23 do do - do Fisherman - - do 1825 His wife.
Matilda Clark 21 do do Monrovia - - - - U. S. 1825 Caprice
Nancy Clark 21 do do do - - - - S. Leone 1835 With her husband.
—-Clark 2 do do do - - 1824 Fever
John Clark 18 do do do
Clara Clark 28 do do do - - 1824 Fever
Mary Clark 8 do do do
Thomas Clark 6 do do do
Caroline Clark 6 do do do
—-Clark 8 do do do
Reuben Dongey 37 do do do - Tanner 1833 Consumption
Sarah Dongey 30 do do do Reads Seamstress
David Dongey 10 do do do do - 1831 Unknown
Lucretia Draper 68 do do do do - 1837 Unknown
William Draper 31 do do do Writes Carpenter
Margaret Draper 28 do do do do Seamstress 1835 Diseased lungs
Lewis Farnander 24 Port au Prince do do - Caulker
Alexander Giles 17 Virginia do do Reads Blacksmith 1827 Unknown
James Hill 35 do do do do do 1834 Diseased brain
Hagar Hill 30 do do do do - Unknown
Susan Harris 50 do do do
—-Harris 2 do do do - - 1824 Fever
Daniel Hilliard 31 do do do - - 1838 Unknown
Sarah Hilliard 29 do do do - - 1835 Consumption
—-Hilliard 14 do do do
—-Hilliard 13 do do do
—-Hilliard 11 do do do - - 1834 Unknown
—-Hilliard 9 do do do - - 1824 Fever
Mary Lewis 32 do do do - - 1837 Despondency
—-Hilliard 7 do do do - - 1824 Fever
George Jackson 51 do do do Reads - 1826 Disease of brain
Hannah Lewis 29 do do do
John Lewis 33 do do do Writes - - - S. Leone 1838
Frances Nelson 26 do do do Reads - - - do 1838 Her husband
John N. Lewis 13 do do do Writes
William N. Lewis 11 do do do do - 1841 Unknown
Mary N. Lewis 9 do do do Reads
James N. Lewis 7 Virginia Free born Monrovia Reads
Robert N. Lewis 5 do do do
Martha N. Lewis 3 do do do - - 1824 Fever
Thomas N. Lewis 1 do do do - - 1824 Fever
James Phillips 30 do do do
Thomas Phillips 11 do do do
Mary Phillips 20 do do do - - 1843 Unknown
Diza Rann 50 do do do Reads - 1833 Unknown
Mary Rann 18 do do do
Francis Nelson 5 do do do - - 1837 Unknown
Sarah Nelson 3 do do do - - - - S. Leone 1838 Her father
William Ruffin, sr. 30 do do do
Sarah Ruffin 30 do do do Reads - 1831 Diseased lungs
William Ruffin, jr. 7 do do do Spells - 1838 Pleurisy
Joshua Stewart 38 do do do Writes - 1839 Pleurisy
Dorcas Stewart 35 do do do Reads - 1842 Unknown
W. W. Stewart 19 do do do Writes
Mary Stewart 15 do do do do
Jane Stewart 13 do do do - - 1828 Consumption
Peyton Stewart 9 do do do Reads - 1839 Unknown
Maria Stewart 11 do do do do - 1825 Anasarca
Mahala Stewart 9 do do do do - 1824 Fever
John Stewart 15 do do do Spells Shoemaker 1838 Consumption
Luke Taburn 35 do do do reads Bricklayer 1825 Consumption
Harriet Taburn 29 do do do do - 1825 Consumption
Uriah Turner 49 do do do Writes - 1825 Consumption
Phoebe Tyner 50 do do do
William Tyner 12 do do do Reads
James Tyner 10 do do do do - 1830 Anasarca
Antinet Tyner 8 do do do
Benjamin Vaughan 69 do do do Writes Carpenter 1825 Decline
Harriet Waring 28 do do do do
Susanna Waring 10 do do do do
Thomas Waring 9 do do do Spells - 1828 Unknown
Annetta Waring 7 do do do do - 1828 Anasarca
William Waring 5 do do do - - 1824 Fever
Jane Waring 4 do do do
John Waring 1 do do do - - 1824 Fever
William L. Weaver 30 do do do Writes Barber
Christenia Weaver 29 do do do Reads - 1827 Consumption
Duncan Weaver 6 do do do Spells - 1834 Consumption
Elizabeth Weaver 4 do do do - - 1824 Consumption
Cyrus Weaver, infant - do do do - - 1824 Fever
Jordan Williams 29 do do do - Shoemaker 1840 Pleurisy
Levina Williams 26 do do do Reads - 1839 Pleurisy
William Williams 6 do do do - - 1824 Fever
Nicholas Williams 4 do do do
Naufley Williams 2 do do do - - 1843 Unknown
Mary Hilliard - do do do - - 1843 Unknown
—-Clark - do do do - - 1843 Unknown