Dorcas

Title

Dorcas

Description

Daughter of Judah

Contributor

Jackie Dinan

Male or Female

Female

Location or Address

Southold

Enslaver or Household

John Corey

Baptism Date

July 14, 1751

Biographical Notes

Dorcas was a daughter of Pegg (#1692). She had three known siblings—[Isabella] (#1694), and two whose names are unknown (#1695 and #1696). She may have been the enslaved negro, Dorcas, who Corey instructed his executors to sell upon his death.

Source/s

Original Southold parish register accessed at Ancestry.com under the collection entitled, U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701–1970>New York>Southold>First Presbyterian Church>Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths>1749-1832>image 23/340.

Files

1751.BAP.Judah and children_John Corey.JPG

Collection

Citation

“Dorcas,” Plain Sight Project, accessed December 4, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1693.