Ruth - RUTH6

Title

Ruth - RUTH6

Name

Ruth

Unique Person Identifier

RUTH6

Ancestry

African

Status

Enslaved

Sex

Female

Event Type

Transfer

Event Date

September 6, 1750

Location or Address

Southampton, NY

Enslaver or Household

Elisha Howell

Notes

Elisha Howell bequeathed Ruth to his daughter Susanna Halsey.

Source Type

Will and Testament

Source/s

New York County Will Liber: 17. Page 273.

Researcher

Jackie Dinan

Collection

Citation

“Ruth - RUTH6,” Plain Sight Project, accessed July 18, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/2044.