Emigrants to Liberia – Brig Independence’s company, arrived at Bassa Cove

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 Independence’s company, arrived at Bassa Cove


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
John Umphries 62 - - - Bassa Cove
Mary Umphries 30 - - - do
Rebecca Umphries 9 - - - do
Mary Umphries 8 - - - do 1836 Unknown