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First Name: William
Last Name: Cosby
Gender: Male
Occupation: Head servant
Family Relationships: Daniel Cosby, Brother
Charlotte Cosby, Mother
Owner's Name: Josiah Lilly Deans
Reference Number: UNL00006217

Notes:

Mentioned on page 13.
Head servant to Josiah Lilly Dean's sister, Mrs. Van Bibber.

Record Type:

Memoir

Record Call No.

Mss1 D3464a 13

Record Title

Memoir, n.d., "A Disregarded Contribution to American Civilization Taken from Plantation Notes of the Deans Family of Gloucester County, Va." by Anna Maria Dandridge (Smith) Yeatman.

Document Notes:

Concerns, in part, her maternal grandfather Josiah Lilly Deans, as well as slave life and relations between blacks and whites on the Deans family plantation.

Anna Maria Dandridge (Smith) Yeatman (1864-1953) was the daughter of Anna Maria Dandridge (Deans) Smith (1840-1926).

County:

Gloucester

State:

VA

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