Pomp

Title

Pomp

Description

negro man, age 34 years

Date

1816

Male or Female

Male

Location or Address

East Hampton

Status

Enslaved

Enslaver or Household

Possibly - Sarah Gardiner

Birth Date

Approx. 1782

Death Date

1829

Misc. Date

December 14, 1816

Biographical Notes

Freed. John L. Gardiner account book, 1821, page 34?: "Pomp a coloured man," obtained sundries on two occasions and four shillings on another. His debt to Gardiner was 5|9|7, which he settled (date not legible) with sundries of value 2|18|7 and a promissory note for 2|11|0. A Pomp, likely the same person, died between January and mid-July in 1829.

Source/s

East Hampton Town Records Vol. IV and death in Town Records v.5
399-400
Pgs .12,13, 19, 20, 24, 26, 47, 48, 52, 56, Day Book No.1 - Isaac Van Scoy (X)WD4 mentioned with a time stamp of 1928

Collection

Citation

“Pomp,” Plain Sight Project, accessed December 4, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1831.