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First Name: Charlotte
Gender: Female
Family Relationships: Aggy, Sister
Owner's Name: Jane Hunter Charlton
Reference Number: UNL00003110

Notes:

5 years old in 1802.
Was given her freedom prior to her mother's death but was hired out to her aunt until the age of 18.
"Having already freed my two mulatto children...receive their freedom at the age of eighteen".
"...my niece Jane Russell...take Charlotte under her care after my decease..."
"...will not be sent out naked, pennyless and unprotected to an unfeeling World."
"...each to receive at the age of eighteen ten dollars..."

Record Date:

04/27/1802

Record Type:

Will

Record Call No.

Mss1 R5685d 173

Record Title

Will (copy made by William Russell), 1802, of Jane Hunter Charlton probated in Williamsburg, Va.

Document Notes:

Will concerns the emancipation of four female African-American slaves, two of whom are described as "my mulatto children."

City:

Williamsburg

State:

VA

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