Free African Americans Enumerated in the 1850 and 1860 Gibson County, Tennessee Census

Free African Americans Enumerated in the 1850 and 1860 Gibson County, Tennessee Census

1850

Niel Bass, 4?, black, Baker, personal estate valued at $75, born in North Carolina
Nancy Bass, 25, black, born in Tennessee
Mary Bass, 2, black, born in Tennessee
Marther Bass, 1, black, born in Tennessee

Stephen Blackwell, 50, black, born in Tennessee
Polly Blackwell, 48, black, born in Tennessee
Martha Blackwell, 20, black, born in Tennessee
Sarah Blackwell, 18, black, born in Tennessee
Anderson Blackwell, 16, black, born in Tennessee
Dib Blackwell, 14, black, female, born in Tennessee
George Blackwell, 12, black, born in Tennessee
Ellianor Blackwell, 10, black, born in Tennessee
Jackson Blackwell, 8, black, born in Tennessee
Houston Blackwell, 3, black, born in Tennessee

Milly Cass, 36, black, born in North Carolina
living in house of Robert Holmes, 42, white, Tailor, born in Georgia

Ruth Dolan, 50, black, born in Kentucky
Rebecca Dolan, 12, mulatto, born in Tennessee
living on farm of William Harwood, 67, white, born in North Carolina

Ned Duffy, 90, black, (birthplace left blank)
living on farm of William Stabison (?), 60, white, born in South Carolina

Peter Fagan, 70, black, Farmer, real estate valued at $150, born in North Carolina

Sam Hall, 55, black, Farmer, born in Tennessee
Anna Hall, 35, black, born in Tennessee
George Hall, 18, black, born in Tennessee
Fanny Hall, 15, black, born in Tennessee
Shiny Hall, 13, black, born in Tennessee
Andy Hall, 9, black, born in Tennessee
Rebecca Hall, 6, black, born in Tennessee

Jacob Hicks, 22, mulatto, born in North Carolina
Nathaniel Hicks, 17, mulatto, born in North Carolina
living on farm of Redham Martin, 21, white, born in Virginia

Ann Hunt, 60, black, born in Virginia
Tennessee Hunt, 15, black, female, born in Tennessee
living on farm of Tomas Campbell, 48, School Teacher, born in Virginia

Betsy Hunt, 28, black, born in Tennessee
Emily Hunt, 5, black, born in Tennessee
Jacob Hunt, 3, black, born in Tennessee
William Hunt, 6/12, black, born in Tennessee
Nancy Hunt, 39, black, born in Virginia
Caroline Hunt, 9, black, born in Tennessee
Mary Hunt, 5, black, born in Tennessee
Jane Hunt, 2, black, born in Tennessee
living on farm of William Irvin, 52, white, born in South Carolina

Nancy Hunt, 8, black, born in Tennessee
Gilbert Hunt, 6, black, born in Tennessee
in house of C. F. Pruitt, white, 37, born in South Carolina

Washington Hunt, 26, black, Barber, born in Tennessee

Godfrey Macklen, (no age), black, employed in Rock House, born in Virginia
living on farm of Richard Harwood, 33, white, born in Tennessee

Willis Portia, 40, mulatto, Laborer, born in South Carolina
Matilda Portia, 35, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Elizabeth Portia, 20, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Lucretia Portia, 18, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Joseph Portia, 15, mulatto, Laborer, born in Tennessee
Charlotte Portia, 12, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Martha Portia, 11, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Amanda Portia, 6, mulatto, born in Tennessee
James Portia, 4, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Tabitha Portia, 1, mulatto, born in Tennessee

Coswell Raines, 25, black, Foreman, born in Tennessee
employed at the Cotton Factory and Steam Mills


    1860


Mrs. Barnes, 34, white, born in North Carolina
Charles, black, Barber, personal estate valued at $75, born in Virginia
living in house of F. Stone, 30, white, born in Virginia

Edward Bass, 50, black, personal estate valued at $300, born in South Carolina
Nancy Bass, 32, black, born in South Carolina
Morgan Bass, 12, black, female, born in South Carolina
Martha Bass, 6, black, born in South Carolina
Tom Bass, 8, black, born in South Carolina
George Bass, 7, black, born in South Carolina
Mandy Bass, 5, black, born in South Carolina
Fanny Bass, 3, black, born in South Carolina
John Bass, 1/12, black, born in South Carolina

G. W. Blackerde, 20, mulatto, male
child 1/4, mulatto
Charity Strag, 44, mulatto, female
Mary Strag, 8, mulatto
George Strag, 4, mulatto

A. Blackwell, 28, mulatto, male, personal estate valued at $50, born in Tennessee
Hanner Blackwell, 17, black, born in Tennessee

Stephun Blackwell, 54, mulatto, personal estate valued at $150, born in Tennessee
Mary Blackwell, 48, mulatto, born in North Carolina
James Blackwell, 12, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Hinny Blackwell, 9, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Margrett Blackwell, 7, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Lucy Blackwell, 5, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Edia Blackwell, 3, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Lewis Blackwell, 8, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Shavin Blackwell, 19, mulatto, female, born in Tennessee
Infant, 1/12, mulatto, born in Tennessee

Fany Charvious, 49, black, female, Farmer, personal estate valued at $100, born in North Carolina
Ann Charvious, 10, black, born in Tennessee
Mary Charvious, 9, black, born in Tennessee
Emily Charvious, 7, black, born in Tennessee

David Chavis, 23, black, Blacksmith, born in North Carolina

Monro Good, 7, black, born in Tennessee
living on farm of T. Farr, 52, Brickmason, white, born in Tennessee

Adam Hunt, 50, black, born in North Carolina
living on farm of J. B. McKee, white, born in Tennessee

Betsy Hunt, 37, black, personal estate valued at $40, born in Tennessee
Nancy Hunt, 18, black, born in Tennessee
Gilbert Hunt, 16, black, born in Tennessee
Bill Hunt, 8, black, born in Tennessee
Henry Hunt, 5, black, born in Tennessee
Martha Hunt, 4, black, born in Tennessee
Albert Hunt, 3, black, born in Tennessee
Ligis (?) Hunt, 1, black, born in Tennessee

Polly Hunt, 35, black, personal estate valued at $100, born in Tennessee
James Hunt, 21, black, Laborer, born in Tennessee
Joe Hunt, 16, black, born in Tennessee
Nancy Hunt, 18, black, born in Tennessee

Charles Jones, 7, mulatto, born in South Carolina
living in house of H. A. King, 40, Innkeeper, white, born in South Carolina

Helena Jones, 10, black, born in Tennessee
Francis Jones, 18, black, born in Tennessee
living on farm of J. M. Goodloe, white, born in Tennessee

William Jones, 70, mulatto, born in Virginia
Amanda Jones, 22, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Jacob Jones, 1/12, mulatto, born in Tennessee

Lucy Jones, 40, black, born in North Carolina
Ann Jones, 22, black, born in North Carolina
Benn Jones, 19, black, born in North Carolina
Joe Jones, 15, black, born in North Carolina
Caroline Jones, 7, black, born in North Carolina
Jonas Jones, 4, black, born in North Carolina
Mack Jones, 1, black, born in North Carolina
Afero Jones, 1, black, male, born in North Carolina
Jaunny Jones, 2, mulatto, female, born in North Carolina
living on farm of W. R. Thomas, 59, white, born in North Carolina

Nancy Kitzer, 44, black, born in South Carolina
living in house of J. C. Kitzer, 35, white, Merchant, born in South Carolina

Sam Manns, 67, mulatto, born in North Carolina
living in house of B. Flowers, 45, white, Farmer, born in South Carolina

Molly Miller, 35, mulatto, born in Tennessee
living in house of H. Miller, 40, white, Carpenter, born in Tennessee

Godfor McSinn, 95, black, male, born in Tennessee
living in house of R. S. Harwood, 43, white, born in Tennessee

Coswell Raines, 30, black, Ingineer, born in Tennessee

C. Robinson, 44, black, Waggon Maker, personal estate valued at $175, born in North Carolina
Sarah Robinson, 25, mulatto, born in North Carolina
Ann Robinson, 7, mulatto, born in North Carolina
Jim Robinson, 9, mulatto, born in North Carolina
Francis Robinson, 5, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Farolee Robinson, 3, mulatto, female, born in Tennessee
Alcey Robinson, 1, mulatto, female, born in Tennessee

E. R. Robinson, 55, mulatto, Waggon Builder, personal estate valued at $150, born in North Carolina
Nancy Robinson, 48, mulatto, born in North Carolina
Elizabeth Robinson, 31, mulatto, born in North Carolina
Farrah Robinson, 29, mulatto, born in North Carolina
William Robinson, 22, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Marth Robinson, 13, mulatto, born in Tennessee
John Robinson, 10, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Mary Robinson, 7, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Andrew Robinson, 5, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Ellenor Robinson, 17, mulatto, born in Tennessee
Charles Robinson, 1/12, mulatto, born in Tennessee

J. Ward, 55, black, male, Farmer, real estate valued at $1,600, personal estate valued at $500, born in Tennessee