Bahamas: SlaveryEdit This Page
From FamilySearch Wiki
Special slave censuses were kept in the early 1800s. They are held at The National Archives (Kew, England). Slaves are identified by given name under their masters. If you can identify your ancestor's master, this source will prove of tremendous value to your research. Ancestry.com digitized these records:
Legacies of British Slave-ownership identifies the names of slaveowners in the Bahamas at the time of emancipation in 1833. (free database)
- This page was last modified on 1 March 2013, at 21:40.
- This page has been accessed 826 times.
Share Your Opinion!
Review redesigns of wiki pages and give your feedbackImprove the Wiki