Male or Female
Location or Address
Enslaver or Household
Estate of Benjamin Davis, by executors Gilbert Horton and James Tuthill.
1788, calculated from her reported age (22) at the time of manumission.
July 11, 1810 (date manumission certificate was approved by overseers of the poor and registered in the town record book). July 22, 1810 (date manumission was publicly executed and registered in town record book).
Southold Town Records Volume 3: 56-57.
Owner or Household
The household of Benjamin Davis in Southold included four enslaved people in the 1790 Federal census and two enslaved people in the 1800 Federal census. His " Negro Limos" died January 18, 1794. See #1598 and #1664.
“Phillis,” Plain Sight Project, accessed March 29, 2023, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1669.