Isabel

Title

Isabel

Description

African descent

Contributor

Jackie Dinan

Male or Female

Female

Location or Address

Southold

Status

Enslaved

Enslaver or Household

Hazard L. Moore

Birth Date

1762, calculated from her reported age (43 years) at the time of her manumission.

Misc. Date

December 24, 1824 (manumission certificate approved by overseers of the poor). March 30, 1805 (manumission certificate recorded in town record book).

Biographical Notes

She may be the same woman identified as Isabella Moore ("colored"), who died January 2, 1844 in Orient, age 66. (Source: The Cleveland Supplement reprinted in the Long Island Traveler, August 21, 1879, page 3). However, their calculated birth years don't correlate.

Source/s

Southold Town Records Volume 3: 49-50.
For original record see URL southoldtownny.gov=>Weblink/Laserfiche=>Town Clerk>Town Record Books>Liber D 1683-1832>image 28/238.

Files

1804.Isabel_Hazard Moore.1.JPG
1805.Isabel_Hazard Moore.2.JPG

Collection

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Citation

“Isabel,” Plain Sight Project, accessed November 30, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1661.