Emigrants to Liberia – Ship Maripose’s Company, arrived at Monrovia August 21, 1842

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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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
Robert Seviere 58 East Tennessee - R. Seviere, Esq. Monrovia - Farmer 1842 Fever
Solomon Seviere 20 do - do do - do
Richard Seviere 18 do - do do
Serena Seviere 16 do - do do - do
Samuel Seviere 14 do - do do - do
Nathan Seviere 12 do - do do - do 1842 Fever
Luther Morgan 28 do - H. Martin, Esq. do
Amelia Morgan 62 do - do do - - 1842 Fever and age
Maria Bolen 35 Virginia - Unknown do - - 1843 Fever
B. Sturdephine 35 do - - do Writes Farmer
Diana Sturdephine 14 do - - do Reads
Rosetta Sturdephine 8 do - - do do
Leander Sturdephine 4 do - - do
James Nicholas 36 do - - do do do - - S. Leone 1843
Erasmus Nicholas 28 do - - do Writes
Richard Cannon 35 do - - do - do
Peter Cannon 40 do - - do - - 1843 Fever
Julia Nicholas 18 do - - do
Henry Walker 35 do Free born - Millsburg - Farmer
Ansley Walker 27 30 - Mr. Atkins of Va. do
Mary Walker 3 do - do do
Lewis Blackledge 40 South Carolina - Dr. Thos. Blackledge Monrovia
Joseph Blackledge 37 do - do do - do
Jane Blackledge 50 do - do do
Nancy Blackledge 27 do - do do
Wash. Blackledge 3 do - do do
Elizabeth Blackledge 24 do - do do
Ann Blackledge 22 do - do do
Hannah Brown 50 Virginia - Mr. Brown of Va. do
Chancy Brown 21 do - do do - Shoemaker
Nathan Brown 16 do - do do - do
Nancy Brown 55 do - do do
Amanda Brown 20 do - do do
Augustus Brown 18 do - do do - - - - Country 1843
Harriet Brown 24 do - do do
Frances Brown 10 do - do do - - 1842 Fever
Dosey Brown 4 do - do do - - 1842 Fever
Cornelius Brown 7 do - do do
Rosanna 54 Missouri - - do
Phillis 13 do - - do - - - - C. Palmas 1843
G. P. Wright 55 Alabama Free born - do Reads Farmer
Tamar Wright 55 do do - do do
Esther Wright 22 do do - do do
Ezra Wright 19 do do - do do do
George B. Wright 15 do do - do do do - - C. Palmas 1843
Ely Gale 58 Louisiana do - do do Brick maker
Sylvia Gale 50 do do - do
Daniel Gale 8 do do - do Spells
John Richmond 30 do do - do
James Fuller 42 do - J. Macdonough, Esq. do do Farmer
Henrietta Fuller 45 do - do do do
Emanuel Fuller 7 do - do do
Harriet Fuller 9 do - do do do
James McGeorge 32 do - do do do Brick layer
Alexander Jackson 30 do - do do do
Mary Jackson 25 do - do do do
Lydia Jackson 5 do - do do
Willis Jackson 4 do - do do
Catharine Lucas 40 do - do do
Henry Lucas 17 do - do do Spells
Isaac Lucas 10 do - do do do
Jane Smith 35 do - do do do
Letty Smith 9 do - do do
Daniel Smith 6 do - do do
Beverly Kelly 45 do - do do Reads Farmer
Lucretia Kelly 15 do - do do Spells
Maria Kelly 43 do - do do do
Charles Kelly 23 do - do do Reads Farmer