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