Emigrants to Liberia – Ship Jupiter’s Company, arrived at Monrovia March 8, 1833

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 March 8, 1833


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
Miles Whitfield 21 Virginia Unknown Caldwell C. Palmas 1834
John Bowen 21 do do do
Robert Whitfield 40 do do do
Matilda Whitfield 23 do do do 1833 Fever
David Whitfield 5 do do do 1833 Fever
Raney Whitfield 3 do do do
Mary Whitfield 2 do do do 1833 Fever
Albert Banks 23 do do do 1841 Consumption
Josiah Bryant 40 do do do 1841 Diseased brain
Betsy Bryant 35 do do do 1833 Fever
Wright Bryant 11 do do do 1833 Fever
Temple Bryant 9 do do do
John Bryant 7 do do do 1833 Fever
Alfred Bryant 4 do do do
Axim Vick 33 do do do 1837 Anasarca
Catherine Vick 32 do do do 1839 Female disease
Wilkerson Vick 12 do do do
William Vick 10 do do do
Boyd Vick 11 do do do 1833 Fever
Amelia Whitfield 60 do do Caldwell
Bartlet Oldse 34 do do do 1837 Consumption
Ann Oldse 30 do do do 1833 Fever
Helen Oldse 17 do do do S. Leone 1836
William Oldse 3 do do do S. Leone 1836
G. Hosten 19 do do Monrovia S. Leone
Ann Hosten 38 do do do 1833 Fever
Eliza Hosten 23 do do do S. Leone 1836
Frances Hosten 18 do do do S. Leone 1836
Margaret Hosten 3 do do do 1833 Fever
Ann Hosten 5 do do do S. Leone 1836
Miles Scott 45 do do do 1833 Fever
Daniel Thomas 14 Maryland Rev. Mr. Cox do S. Leone 1836
Sylvia Whitfield 36 Virginia Unknown do 1838 Unknown
Warren Whitfield 14 do do do 1840 Diseased lungs
Harvey Whitfield 12 do do do 1839 Consumption
Lamb Whitfield 10 do do do
Diver Whitfield 8 do do do
John Whitfield 6 do do do 1837 Unknown