Bloome

Title

Bloome

Description

African descent

Contributor

Jackie Dinan

Male or Female

Female

Location or Address

Southold

Status

Enslaved

Enslaver or Household

Jonathan Horton the third

Birth Date

Unknown, but probably after 1780.

Misc. Date

April 3, 1804 (date of manumission certificate approved by overseers of the poor). April 7, 1805 (date that certificate was recorded in the town record book).

Biographical Notes

She may be identical with #379 and #1663.

Source/s

Southold Town Records Volume 3: 50-51.

Biographical Text

"We the said Overseers having seen the said Slave and being satisfied that she is not more than twenty five Years of age...."

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Bloome,” Plain Sight Project, accessed December 8, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1662.