Lucinda

Title

Lucinda

Description

African descent

Contributor

Jackie Dinan

Male or Female

Female

Location or Address

Southold

Status

Enslaved

Enslaver or Household

Estate of William Albertson

Birth Date

1792, calculated from her reported age (28 years) at the time of her manumission.

Misc. Date

April 22, 1820 (manumission certificate approved by the overseers of the poor); May 4, 1820 (manumission certificate recorded in town record book).

Biographical Notes

She was as a daughter of Kedar (#1639) and Pegg (#1640).

Source/s

Southold Town Records Liber E: 71; see URL southoldtownny.gov=>Weblink/Laserfiche=>Town Clerk>Town Record Books>Liber E 1818-1887>image 161/175 (manumission).

Biographical information taken from "Lucinda" paragraph by J.W. Case, “Kedar and his Family” in Long Island Traveler, January 23, 1879.

Files

1879.Lucinda_JWCase.JPG
1820.MANU.Lucinda_Albertson.JPG

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Lucinda,” Plain Sight Project, accessed November 29, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1649.