Emigrants to Liberia – Ship Jupiter’s Company, arrived at Monrovia January 1, 1834

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 Jupiter’s Company, arrived at Monrovia January 1, 1834


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
Ceiley Boggs 26 Virginia - Unknown Monrovia
Sarah Boggs 2 do - do do
Henry Givins 34 do - do do - Baker 1838 Consumption
Mary Givins 40 do - do do
Thomas Givins 12 do - do do Spells
George Givins 9 do - do do do
Beverly R. Wilson 35 do Free born - do Writes Coach maker
John Wilson 12 do do - do do - 1840 Killed by natives at Galomba
John Forsythe 17 do - Wm. Atkins, of Va. do - - U. S. 1835
Nelson Eilbeck 22 do - do do Writes, &c. Scrivener
Edward Stokes 50 do - do do - Shoe maker
Sarah Stokes 40 do - do do - - U. S. 1835
Isham Stokes 20 do - do do Reads Blacksmith - - U. S. 1835
Daniel Stokes 18 do - do do do
Parthena Stokes 16 do - do do Spells
William Stokes 12 do - do do do
Hubbard Stokes 8 do - do do
Clara Cook 23 do - do do Reads 1835 Consumption
Ann Cook 12 do - do do Spells 1834 Fever
Sarah Cook 8 Virginia - Wm. Atkins, of Va. Monrovia Spells
Alvira S. Cook 3 do - do do
Frances Avery 65 do - do do 1838 Consumption
Maria Pegram 25 do - do do Spells
Robert Olphin 21 do - do do -
Dennis Olphin 19 do - do do -
Eliza Olphin 20 do - do do -
James King 23 do - do do - 1835 Anas. exantha.
Sarah Berry 23 do - do do -
Lorinda Morton 13 do - do do - 1841 Anas. exantha
Phillip U. Martin 38 do - do do -
James Poston 35 do - do do - 1840 Consumption
Andrew Gray 25 do - do do - - - U. S. 1834
Samuel Gray 20 do - do do - - - U. S. 1834
Phoebe Gray 16 do - do do - - - C. Palmas 1835
Henry Wilson 14 do - do do - - - C. Palmas 1836
Peyton Skipwith 31 do - Gen. J. H. Cook do Reads Stone mason
Lydia Skipwith 30 do - do do - 1834 Fever
Diana Skipwith 12 do - do do Reads
Matilda Skipwith 10 do - do do do
Felicia Skipwith 6 do - do do - 1834 Fever
Martha Skipwith 4 do - do do
Nash Skipwith 2 do - do do
Napoleon Skipwith 9 do - do do - 1834 Fever
Frederick McNier 40 do - Unknown do - 1834 Anas. exantha
Mary McNier 28 do - do do - 1834 Fever
John McNier 8 do - do do - 1834 Fever
Suan McNier 6 do - do do - 1839 Pleurisy
James McNier 2 do - do do - 1839 Anasarca
Sampson Caesar 28 do - do do - 1836 Consumption
Jeremiah Rix 35 do - do do - 1839 Anasarca
Elizabeth Johnson - do - do do -
Albert Johnson - do - do do - 1843 Drowning