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First Name: James
Gender: Male
Age at time of document: 31
Owner's Name: Anselm Bailey
Reference Number: UNL00005339

Notes:

"...of a pretty bright complexion, aged thirty one years last January, pretty stout made, has tolerable long hair for a negro, five feet five inches and a quarter of an inch high..."

Record Date:

09/19/1798

Record Type:

Deed of emancipation

Record Call No.

Mss3 Su788 b 15

Record Title

Deed of Emancipation, 1798, of Anselm Bailey, of Surry County, Va., for James, an African-American slave.

County:

Surry

State:

VA

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