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