Lucy

Title

Lucy

Description

1760
Negro Lucy

Sex

Female

Location or Address

East Hampton

Status

Enslaved

Enslaver or Household

John Chatfield negro lucy to a pair of shoes 0|6|0; John Chatfield negro lucy to a pair of shoes 0|7|0. See also Thomas Chatfield's will, 1751: "I leave to my well beloved wife Hannah the use of my negro woman "Lewsey" so long as she remains my widow, "

Misc. Date

10/1760; 12/1761

Source/s

Hedges Shoemaker account book 1760-1768. East Hampton Library Long Island Collection.

Biographical Text

John Chatfield negro lucy to a pair of shoes 0|6|0; John Chatfield negro lucy to a pair of shoes 0|7|0. See also Thomas Chatfield's will, http://genealogytrails.com/ny/suffolk/wills.html "I, THOMAS CHATFIELD, of East Hampton, in Suffolk County, yeoman, "being under indisposition of body, and knowing that it is appointed for man once to dye." I leave to my well beloved wife Hannah the use of my negro woman "Lewsey" so long as she remains my widow, "

Collection

Citation

“Lucy,” Plain Sight Project, accessed December 4, 2022, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/740.