Emigrants to Liberia – Schooner Fidelity’s Company, arrived at Monrovia July 29, 1823

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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Schooner Fidelity’s Company, arrived at Monrovia July 29, 1823


Names Age State or place from which they emigrated Free born or otherwise Where located on their arrial in the colony Extent of education Profession Date of death Cause of death Removed to what place Removal date Removal Cause
John H. Folks 55 Maryland Free born Monrovia Writes Cooper 1828 Drowning
W. Folks 10 do do do
John Harris 50 do do do - - 1828 Decline
Samuel Nutter 33 Philadelphia do do - - 1824 Decline
Samuel Weeks 60 Maryland do do Reads - 1823 Fever