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First Name: Major
Last Name: Morris
Gender: Male
Occupation: Field hand
Family Relationships: Lucy Ann Morris, Mother
William Morris, Brother
Chaney Morris, Wife
Owner's Name: Josiah Lilly Deans
Reference Number: UNL00006220

Notes:

Mentioned on pages 11 and 12.
Hired out to "Rosewell Plantation," Gloucester County, Va.

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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