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Special slave censuses were kept in the early 1800s. They are held at [[England The National Archives|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:  
 
Special slave censuses were kept in the early 1800s. They are held at [[England The National Archives|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:  
  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1129 Slave Registers of Former British Colonial Dependencies, 1812-1834] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1129 Slave Registers of Former British Colonial Dependencies, 1812-1834] ($)
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[http://www.ucl.ac.uk/lbs/ Legacies of British Slave-ownership] identifies the names of slaveowners in St Lucia at the time of emancipation in 1833. (free database)
  
 
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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 St Lucia at the time of emancipation in 1833. (free database)