Rufus - RUFU3

Title

Rufus - RUFU3

Name

Rufus

Unique Person Identifier

RUFU3

Ancestry

African

Status

Unrecorded

Sex

Male

Event Type

Education

Event Date

March 15, 1796

Location or Address

Quogue, Southampton, NY

Notes

Rufus is recorded as having attended school for 10 days. There were 35 students in his class at this "Quaug" school; he was the only student of African heritage. The average attendance was approximately 52 days. School was in session from November 30, 1795 through March 15, 1796.

Source Type

Membership List

Source/s

Records of the Town of Southampton, Volume V. Page 137.

Researcher

Meghan McGinley

Collection

Citation

“Rufus - RUFU3 ,” Plain Sight Project, accessed February 24, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1966.