Cato

Title

Cato

Description

1779
Negro

Sex

Male

Enslaver or Household

John Lyon Gardiner

Misc. Date

Winter 1779-80

Source/s

Early Memories of Gardiner's Island By S.D. Gardiner
Page 76

Biographical Text

"The ball [gunshot] went into the fireplace and had liked to have killed Cato, a Negro, who was stirring the fire."

Collection

Citation

“Cato,” Plain Sight Project, accessed December 4, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/712.