Abel - ABEL3

Title

Abel - ABEL3

Description

African descent

Contributor

Jackie Dinan

Name

Abel

Unique Person Identifier

ABEL3

Status

Enslaved

Location or Address

Southold

Enslaver or Household

William Albertson [II]

Source/s

Southold Town Records Volume 3: 96-97.
Biographical information from "Abel" paragraph by J.W. Case, “Kedar and his Family” in Long Island Traveler, January 23, 1879.

Male or Female

Male

Birth Date

1797, calculated from his reported age (24 years) at the time of his manumission.

Death Date

1828 (oral tradition)

Misc. Date

April 4, 1821 (manumission certificate approved by the overseers of the poor and registered in the town record book by the town clerk).

Biographical Notes

He was a son of Kedar (#1639) and Pegg (#1640).

Files

1879.Abel_JW Case.JPG

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Abel - ABEL3,” Plain Sight Project, accessed June 24, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1650.