Emigrants to Liberia – Ship James Perkins’s company, arrived at Monrovia January 14, 1832

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 James Perkins’s company, arrived at Monrovia January 14, 1832


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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
Joseph Butler 33 Virginia Free born - Caldwell Farmer 1841 Diseased lungs
Morning Butler 28 do do - do 1842 Consumption
Margaret Butler 12 do do - do 1841 Consumption
Elina Butler 11 do do - do 1841 Consumption
Mordica Butler 2 do do - Monrovia 1841 Consumption
Samuel Butler 20 do do - do 1836 Diseased brain
Joshua Gardner 39 do do - do Shoemaker
Matilda Gardner 29 do do - do
Sarah Gardner 13 do do - do
Nicholas Gardner 11 do do - do
Walter Gardner 5 do do - do
Lavina Gardner 3 do do - do
John Gardner, inf. - do do - do
Martha Crocker 35 do do - do 1836 Unknown
Temple Brown 50 do do - Caldwell 1836 Unknown
John Brown 19 do do - do 1839 Decline
Mary Brown 16 do do - do 1840 Decline
Lewis Brown 14 do do - do
Gilley Brown 10 do do - do
Henry Brown 30 do do - do Sawyer 1836 Decline
Susan Brown 30 do do - do 1837 Anasarca
Elisha Brown 26 do do - do Sawyer 1832 Fever
Hannah Brown 25 do do - do - - U.S. 1833
Jesse Brown 20 do do - do Farmer
James Brown 1 do do - do
Ann Brown, inf. - do do - do
Anthony Brown 21 do do - do Farmer 1832 Fever
Lydia Brown 51 do do - do
Eliza Brown 8 do do - do 1836 Unknown
Amos Brown, inf. - do do - Caldwell 1837 Unknown
Peter Turner 24 do do - do Farmer 1840 Consumption
Julian Turner 21 do do - do 1840 Consumption
Deborah Turner 5 do do - do
Jacob Turner 4 do do - do 1842 Diseased brain
James Turner 1 do do - do 1832 Fever
Francis Duncan 26 do do - Monrovia
Daniel Duncan 27 do do - do
Elijah Duncan, inf. 1 do do - do 1832 Fever
Richardson Buck 26 do do - do Farmer
Rhody Buck 26 do do - do
Mary Buck 7 do do - do
Margaret Buck 5 do do - do 1835 Unknown
Patience Buck 21 do do - do
Alfred Duncan 5 do do - do 1835 Anasarca
Rachel Brown 40 do do - do
Turner Brown 24 do do - do - - S. Leone 1834
David Butler - do do - do
Martha Butler 34 do do - Caldwell 1833 Diseased brain
John butler 14 do do - do
Maria Butler 12 do do - do 1840 Anasarca
Daniel Butler 11 do do - do - - U.S. 1839
Samuel Butler 9 do do - do
Edwin Butler 7 do do - do
Stephen Butler 5 do do - do - - C. Palmas 1840
Arthur Catney 54 do do - do Sawyer 1837 Anasarca
Bethina Catney 29 do do - do 1839 Unknown
Ann Rix 7 do do - do
Martha Rix 5 do do - do
Viney Catney 3 do do - do 1832 Fever
Mary Catney 2 do do - do 1832 Fever
Henry Catney, inf. - do do - do 1832 Fever
Sophia Jones 29 do do - Monrovia - - C. Palmas 1837
Lucinda Jones 10 do do - do - - C. Palmas 1837
Branilla Jones 6 do do - do 1832 Fever
Lavina Jones 5 do do - do C. Palmas 1837
Caroline Jones 3 do do - do 1832 Fever
William Scott, sr. 51 do do - Caldwell Farmer 1841 Diseased brain
Nancy Scott 40 do do - do 1841 Unknown
Austin Scott 24 do do - do Farmer 1836 Unknown
Francis Scott 22 do do - do do
Crozier Scott 21 do do - do
Martha Scott 1 do do - do 1832 Fever
Margaret Scott 5 do do - do 1839 Anasarca
Elizabeth Scott 4 do do - do
Lavina Scott 3 do do - do 1840 Diseased lungs
Sarah Scott 18 do do - do 1841 Diseased brain
William Scott, jr. 21 do do - do Farmer 1839 Diseased brain
Patience Scott 17 do do - do
James Scott 13 do do - do Farmer 1839 Unknown
Julia Scott 9 do do - do
Benjamin Scott 7 do do - do 1842 Diseased brain
Samuel Scott 12 do do - do Farmer
Louisa Scott 5 do do - do
Amey Joiner 27 do do - Monrovia 1841 Unknown
Lawrence Joiner 9 do do - do 1839 Unknown
Sylvia Joiner 2 do do - do
George Liberty 70 do do - do Farmer 1832 Old age
Charity Liberty 40 do do - do 1839 Diseased lungs
Malissa Liberty 14 do do - do 1836 Female disease
Caroline Liberty 13 do do - do 1842 Female disease
Margaret Liberty 12 do do - do
Ely Liberty 10 do do - do 1843 Drowning
Mathias Liberty 8 do do - do
Harriet Waltern 30 do do - Caldwell
Lawrence Waltern 8 do do - do 1841 Diseased brain
Watson Waltern 6 do do - do 1840 Diseased lungs
Dorothy Butler 18 do do - do 1832 Fever