John Scott - JOHN25

Title

John Scott - JOHN25

Name

John

Unique Person Identifier

JOHN25

Ancestry Description

"of color"

Status

Free

Sex

Male

Event Type

Trade

Event Date

April 28, 1812

Location or Address

Southampton, NY

Notes

John Scott was a free man of color who paid 75 dollars for a shop and a half acre of land that formerly belonged to Caleb Cooper, Esquire. This property and land belonged to "John Scott, his heirs, and assigns forever."

Source Type

Bill of Sale, Invoice or Receipt

Source/s

Records of the Town of Southampton, Volume IV. Page 18.

Researcher

Daria Reaven

Collection

Citation

“John Scott - JOHN25,” Plain Sight Project, accessed February 24, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/2004.