Peg

Title

Peg
African descent
Mattituck

Sex

Female

Status

Enslaved

Enslaver or Household

Lieutenant [Thomas] Reeves

Death Date

Late-April to late-June 1776

Misc. Date

October 4, 1757. She was admitted to full communion in the church.

Biographical Notes

She was the mother of Limus (#416), Abel (#417), and Zillie (#418). Her presumed husband, Cain, was identified as the father of Limus, but not her other children.

Source/s

A History of Mattituck, Long Island, N.Y. Charles E. Craven (1906), pages 253, 257.

Original records at Ancestry.com>U.S. Presbyterian Church Records 1701-1970>New York>Mattituck>Mattituck Presbyterian Church>Session, Register, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths>1764-1809>image 10/157; 13/157; 15/157.

Salmon Records: 50 (death).

Biographical Text

Entry in Salmon Records: "Thomes Reev negro Pegy"

Files

1753.Limus of Cain and Peg.freeform.JPG
1756.Abel and Zillie children of Peg.JPG
1757.Full Peg_Lieut Thos Reeve.JPG

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Peg,” Plain Sight Project, accessed November 30, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1333.