Hester Butler - HEST2

Title

Hester Butler - HEST2

Name

Hester Butler

Unique Person Identifier

HEST2

Ancestry

African

Status

Free

Sex

Female

Event Type

Registration

Event Date

1880

Age

Hester is recorded as 60 on the 1880 census.

Location or Address

Sag Harbor, NY

Notes

On the 1880 census, Hester's occupation is listed as "keeping house." She is noted as not being able to read or write. Hester was born in Virginia as were both of her parents.

Source Type

Census or Register

Source/s

Sag Harbor Census of 1880.

Researcher

Meghan McGinley

Collection

Citation

“Hester Butler - HEST2,” Plain Sight Project, accessed February 24, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/2085.