Hagar

Title

Hagar

Description

Negro woman or girl

Contributor

Jackie Dinan

Sex

Female

Location or Address

Southold

Status

Enslaved

Enslaver or Household

Hudson family to Reeve family.

Misc. Date

January 6, 1785 (date of receipt of sale). March 5, 1785 (date receipt of sale was entered in the town books by town clerk).

Source/s

Southold Town Records Volume 2: 515-516.
For original, see URL URL southoldtownny.gov=>Weblink/Laserfiche=>Town Clerk>Town Record Books>Liber C 1685-1710 (Deeds)>image 622/635.

Owner or Household

James Leveret Hudson was the son of Obadiah Hudson, who also held people enslaved.

Biographical Text

"Know Ye, that I, John Leveret Hudson of the Town of Southold...for and in consideration of the sum of thirty five pounds of New York money to me in hand paid by James Reeve son of James Reeve Esq of said Town, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have granted, bargained, sold, aliened and confirmed any by these presents do grant, bargain & sell unto the said James Reeve a negro woman or girl named and called Hagar...."

Files

1785.Hagar_sale from Hudson to Reeve.JPG

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Hagar,” Plain Sight Project, accessed November 30, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1674.