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First Name: Frank
Gender: Male
Owner's Name: Henry Gibbs
Reference Number: UNL00003492

Notes:

To Gov. Sir Edmund Andros re: incarceration of Frank:
"... a rumor of an evil and desperate design contrived by the Negroes and Frank" was discovered.

Record Date:

03/22/1693

Record Type:

Affidavit

Record Call No.

Mss3 C3807 a 57

Record Title

Affidavit, 1693, Warwick County, Va. (now Newport News), submitted to Governor Sir Edmund Andros by Dudley Digges, Richard Whitaker, Cater Hubberd, William Cary, and William Rosser concerning the imprisonment of an African-American slave, Frank.

Document Notes:

The affidavit concerns the imprisonment of Frank, an African-American slave belonging to Henry Gibbs and questioning about a slave uprising.


City:

Newport News

State:

VA

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