Ruth - RUTH5

Title

Ruth - RUTH5

Name

Ruth

Unique Person Identifier

RUTH5

Ancestry

African

Status

Enslaved

Sex

Female

Event Type

Transfer

Event Date

September 16, 1732

Location or Address

Southampton, NY

Enslaver or Household

Isaac Raynor

Notes

Isaac Raynor bequeathed Ruth to his daughter Phebe Raynor, though Ruth seems to be already enslaved by Phebe.

Source Type

Will and Testament

Source/s

New York County Surrogate Court (NYSA-Albany) Liber: 12. Page 5.

Researcher

Jackie Dinan

Collection

Citation

“Ruth - RUTH5,” Plain Sight Project, accessed February 24, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/2043.