John Gordon

Item

Title

John Gordon

First Name

John

Last Name

Gordon

Gender

male

Birth Date

1757

Witness(es)

Political Affiliation

Loyalist

Description

"stout fellow"

Place of Origin

Dorset County, Maryland

Former Legal Status

enslaved

How Freedom Was Obtained

Left his enslaver

When Freedom Was Obtained

"6 years ago" (1777)

Name of Former Enslaver

Benjamin Ball

Destination

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia
St John, New Brunswick

Name of Ship

Clinton

Shipmaster

Lt. Trounce

Is Referenced By

Relation

Category

Memorialist

Status

Free

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