Delaware Slavery and Bondage

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Slaves in [[Delaware]] are sometimes mentioned in deeds (see "Land and Property"), in wills (see "Probate Records"), in tax records (see "Taxation"), and in court order books (see the "Court Records" section of this outline). A few parish registers ("Church Records") list slaves who attended church with their masters.  
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Slaves in [[Delaware]] are sometimes mentioned in deeds (see "[[Delaware Land and Property|Land and Property]]"), in wills (see "[[Delaware Probate Records|Probate Records]]"), in tax records (see "[[Delaware Taxation|Taxation]]"), and in court order books (see the "[[Delaware Court Records|Court Records]]" pages of these Delaware Wiki pages). A few parish registers ("Church Records") list slaves who attended church with their masters.  
  
 
For lists of licenses to import and export slaves see Mary Fallon Richards "New Castle County Licenses to Import and Export Slaves, Issued by Superior Court, ''[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=1392074&disp=Index+to+volumes+1%2D10+of+the+DGS+journ%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Delaware Genealogical Society Journal 1]'', no. 1 (October 1980):  The master is listed, with the names of the slaves, their ages, transported from where to where, dates, and other information.  
 
For lists of licenses to import and export slaves see Mary Fallon Richards "New Castle County Licenses to Import and Export Slaves, Issued by Superior Court, ''[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=1392074&disp=Index+to+volumes+1%2D10+of+the+DGS+journ%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Delaware Genealogical Society Journal 1]'', no. 1 (October 1980):  The master is listed, with the names of the slaves, their ages, transported from where to where, dates, and other information.  
  
For more information about slaves see the ''Place Search'' of the [[Introduction to the Family History Library Catalog|Family History Library Catalog]] under:  
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For more information about slaves see the ''Place Search'' of the [[Introduction to the Family History Library Catalog|Family History Library Catalog]] under:  
  
 
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Slaves in Delaware are sometimes mentioned in deeds (see "Land and Property"), in wills (see "Probate Records"), in tax records (see "Taxation"), and in court order books (see the "Court Records" pages of these Delaware Wiki pages). A few parish registers ("Church Records") list slaves who attended church with their masters.

For lists of licenses to import and export slaves see Mary Fallon Richards "New Castle County Licenses to Import and Export Slaves, Issued by Superior Court, Delaware Genealogical Society Journal 1, no. 1 (October 1980):  The master is listed, with the names of the slaves, their ages, transported from where to where, dates, and other information.

For more information about slaves see the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:

DELAWARE - MINORITIES
DELAWARE - COLONIZATION
DELAWARE - EMIGRATION AND IMMIGRATION