Jane Bell

Item

Title

Jane Bell

First Name

Jane

Last Name

Bell

Gender

female

Birth Date

1757

Spouse

Parent Of

Witness(es)

Political Affiliation

Loyalist

Description

"stout w[enc]h"

Place of Origin

Sussex County, Maryland

Former Legal Status

enslaved

How Freedom Was Obtained

Left her enslaver

When Freedom Was Obtained

1.5 years ago (1781)

Name of Former Enslaver

John Bell

Destination

Port Roseway

Name of Ship

L'Abondance

Shipmaster

Lt. Phillips

Date of Inspection

31 July 1783

Notes

Presuming that Edmond and Jane are a couple based on proximity of listing in record and mention of daughter.

Is Referenced By

Relation

Category

Memorialist

Status

Free

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Spouse Of
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Edmond Bell Spouse Person
Witness To
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Samuel Birch Person
Child Of
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[unknown] Bell Person