Emigrants to Liberia – Brig Rover’s Company, arrived at Monrovia April, 1835

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 Rover’s Company, arrived at Monrovia April, 1835


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 arrial in the colony Extent of education Profession Date of death Cause of death Removed to what place Removal date
David Moore* 48 Mississippi - - Monrovia Writes Farmer and shoemaker
Rebecca Moore* 37 do - - do Reads
Margaret Moore* 25 do - - do do
Ralph Moore* 24 do - - do Spells Farmer
Gabriel Moore* 20 do - - do - do
Priscilla Moore* 21 do - - do - 1835 Childbirth
Charlotte Moore* 17 do - - do - 1838 Childbirth
John Moore* 14 do - - do Writes C. Palmas 1837
Catharine Moore* 7 do - - do -
Jeremiah Moore* 5 do - - do -
Elisha Moore* 3 do - - do - 1835 Unknown
Hannah White* 36 do - - do - - Goree 1839
William Bullock 55 do - James Green, Esq. Millsburg - Farmer 1836 Anasarca
Martha Bullock 40 do - do do - - 1839 Anasarca
James Bullock 23 do - do do - Farmer
Alexander Bullock 20 do - do do - do 1836 Anasarca
Henry Russ 48 do - do do - do
——Russ 37 do - do do - - 1842 Unknown
S. Hampton Russ 18 do - do do - Farmer U.
Nathan Russ 16 do - do do - do
James Russ 6 do - do do -
—–Russ, infant - do - do do - 1837 Unknown
John Armstrong 50 do - do do - Farmer - U. S. 1835
Priscila Armstorng 45 do - do do - - - U. S. 1835
Preston Spotswood 25 Virginia Free born - Monrovia Writes Bar keepr - U. S. 1836
Stephen Stewart 28 Maryland do - do do Barber - U. S. 1836
Armstead Green 30 Mississippi - James Green, Esq. Millsburg - Farmer - S. Leone 1835
Samuel Delany 48 do - do do - do
Adam Locket 30 do - do do - do
Charlotte Locket 33 do - do do 1842 Childbirth
John Hubbard 35 do - do do Farmer 1842 Consumption
Ann Hubbard 30 do - do do 1840 Unknown
Lawson Hubbard 2 do - do do
Samuel Locket 4 do - do do
Eliza Locket 8 do - do do
Caroline Locket 10 do - do do
David Locket 12 do - do do
Bernard Locket 13 do - do do To sea 1841
David Carter 26 do - do do
George Carter 20 do - do do
Richard Saunders 44 do - - Monrovia Reads Millwright 1842 Anasarca
Esther Saunders 37 do - - do do 1835 Consumption
Amos Saunders 6 do - - do
Flora Bullock 18 do - Mrs. Mary Bullock Millsburg - 1840 Anas. exantha
Tamar Bullock 16 do - do do
Rhody Bullock 12 do - do do
Vina Bullock 7 do - do do
Peter Bullock 1 do - do do 1835 Fever
Edward Bullock 6 do - do do 1840 Drowning
Hubbard, inf. - do - do do 1840 Unknown
Sarah Bullock 4 do - do do
Gloster Simpson 45 do - do do Reads Farmer
Abigail Simpson 43 do - do do
Shadrick Simpson 25 do - do do Spells Farmer
Patience Simpson 22 do - do do 1842 Female disease
Deborick Simpson 18 do - do do Reads Farmer
Esther Simpson 11 do - do do Spells
Gloster Simpson 3 do - do do 1835 Unknown
Nancy Simpson, inf. - do - do do
Patience Simpson 70 do - do do 1835 Old age
Thornton Kinney - do - do do U. S. 1838
Archibald Moore 46 do - do do Reads Farmer
Archibald Moore, jr. 20 do - do do Spells do
Temple Moore 18 do - do do Reads
Catharine Workman 22 do - do do do 1837 Anas. exantha.
Lydia Russ 5 do - do do 1838 Anas. exantha.
Jeremiah Russ 7 do - do do
Sarah Delany 7 do - do do 1835 Fever
Susan Delany 30 do - do do
Charles Russ 8 do - do do
William Swan 32 do - do do S. Leone 1839

*Purchased their freedom