Gorda - GORD1

Title

Gorda - GORD1

Name

Gorda

Unique Person Identifier

GORD1

Ancestry

African

Status

Enslaved

Sex

Male

Event Type

Sale

Event Date

April 13, 1708

Location or Address

Southampton, NY

Enslaver or Household

Daniel Sayre

Notes

The enslaver Daniel Sayre stipulated that Gorda, along with Moll (MOLL1), are to be sold, the proceeds being divided equally among his children. It is unclear if Gorda and Moll are related.

Source Type

Will and Testament

Source/s

New York County Will Liber: 7. Page 480.

Researcher

Jackie Dinan

Collection

Citation

“Gorda - GORD1,” Plain Sight Project, accessed February 24, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1991.