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First Name: William
Last Name: Morris
Gender: Male
Family Relationships: Major Morris, Brother
Lucy Ann Morris, Mother
Owner's Name: Josiah Lilly Deans
Reference Number: UNL00006221

Notes:

Mentioned on pages 12 and 13.
Nicknamed "Skimmer."
Sold to Deans's brother-in-law in Richmond after he hit Mr. Driscoll, an overseer on the Deans plantation.

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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