Emigrants to Liberia – Schooner Randolph, arrived at Monrovia July 17, 1828

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 Randolph, arrived at Monrovia July 17, 1828


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
Smart McDermit 50 Georgia - Mr. McDermit Millsburg None Farmer
Minty McDermit 34 do - do do do
Rachel McDermit 20 do - do do do
David McDermit 14 do - do do do Farmer 1836 Consumption
Jane McDermit 13 do - do do do
Terra McDermit 9 do - do do do - 1828 Fever
Alexander McDermit 8 do - do do do
Daniel McDermit 7 do - do do do - 1834 Consumption
Maria McDermit 5 do - do do do
Samuel McDermit 35 do - do do do Farmer 1835 Consumption
Margaret McDermit 20 do - do do do - 1832 Consumption
—McDermit 12 do - do do do - 1833 Pleurisy
Poultney McDermit 10 do - do do do - 1829 Pleurisy
John McDermit 14 do - do do do Farmer 1828 Fever
Amelia McDermit 26 do - do do do - 1835 Decline
Charlotte McDermit 10 do - do do do
Lucy McDermit 6 do - do do do - - - S. Leone* 1836
Frances McDermit 5 do - do do do - 1828 Fever
Tobias McDermit 45 do - do do do Farmer
Philip McCray 16 do - do do do do 1839 Consumption
Samuel McDermit 6 Georgia - Mr. McDermit Millsburg None
Sky McDermit 60 do - do do do Farmer 1840 Decline
Thomas McDermit 36 do - do do do do
Simon McDermit 12 do - do do - - 1828 Fever
Phoebe McDermit 40 do - do do - - 1839 Decline
Monday McDermit 40 do - do do - Farmer 1835 Decline
Rachel McDermit 57 do - do do - - - - C. Palmas

*Cause of removal, her guardian