Peter

Title

Peter

Description

Negro adult

Date

1798

Male or Female

Male

Location or Address

East Hampton

Status

Enslaved

Enslaver or Household

John L. Gardiner

Misc. Date

October 4, 1798

Biographical Notes

Purchased by Philetus Smith for 70 pounds, total. "To 4 Negros, i.e. Peter & Peg & their 2 children Exodus & Belinda" (Also 5/13/1798: John L. Gardiner bought shoes for the adults from Charles Long: ""By 2 pairs of shoes for Peter & Peg, 1|6|0"

Source/s

Gardiner account book (EH Hist Soc.)
44

Collection

Citation

“Peter,” Plain Sight Project, accessed December 9, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1788.