Freed Negroes in the County of Charlotte, Virginia
1794 - 1864

(Taken from the Book of Registers of Free Negroes and Mulattos, filed in the County Clerk’s Office.)

Source:  Charlotte County, Rich Indeed
Compiled By:  Donald R. McKinney (formatting added for clarity.)

*Note: (B – Black   M – Mulatto)

*Note: 383 Slaves emancipated by will of John Randolph of Roanoke #215 through #596.

*Note: Number 508 is used twice in the original from which this was taken, and Len Johnson, listed between numbers 824 and 825 does not have a number.



NameComplexionAgeBorn Free or SlaveDate Registered
196.Abram Sims Jackson,Bright9F3 Oct. 1842
 
son of Preston JacksonOlive   
197.George Chapman, son ofDark21F6 Feb. 1843
 
Winney (?) Chapman    
198.Calomi Bird, dau. ofBright28F26 Aug. 1843
 
William Bird and PollyYellow   
 
his wife, both free persons    
 
of Colour    
199.Charles Howell, son ofBright31F3 Oct. 1843
 
Little Peggy Howell    
200.Susan Carter, wife ofBright31F11 Nov. 1843
 William Carter, & dau.Mulatto   
 
of Jacob Chavous    
201.John Jackson, son of28F14 Dec. 1843
 
Berry Jackson & Betsey,    
 
his wife, both free persons    
202.Hillery Chavous, son ofBright20F6 May 1844
 
Jacob Chavous andnot Yellow   
 
Pheobe, his wife, free persons    
203.Jincy Young (formerlyBrown36F1 June 1844
 
registered under No. 103    
 
and renewed under    
 
No. 172)    
204.William Young (seeDark28F1 July 1844
 
No. 182)Brown   
205.Tom Cousins (see No. 162)Dark31F26 Oct. 1844
 
 nearly Black   
206.Tom Minnis, son ofDark21F16 Dec. 1844
 
Sally Minnis, a free womanCopper   
207.William Gallimore, sonBrightF3 Feb. 1845
 
of Polly GallimoreMulatto   
208.Peyton W. Sims,Bright25S5 Mar. 1845
 
emancipated by will ofMulatto   
 
Col. Joseph Wyatt    
209.Henry CarterBright57F8 April 1845
 
Mulatto    
210.Fayette Sims, emancipatedBright28S3 June 1845
 
by Col. Joseph WyattMulatto   
211.Hezekiah Jackson, son ofDark23F10 June 1845
 
Berry Jackson & Betsey,Mulatto   
 his wife, free persons of    
 Colour    
212.Edward Minnis, formerly -F19 Aug. 1845
 registered by the name    
 of Edward Carroll, the    
 name his mother was    
 sometimes called, Proper    
 name is Edward Minnis,    
 the name of his father    
 (see No. 168)    
213.Josiah Coleman Jackson,Bright14F13 Jan. 1846
 son of Berry Jackson &Brown   
 Betsey his wife, free    
 persons of Colour    
214.Edmund Young, emancipatedDark49S18 April 1846
 by Revd. Edward    
 Almond (see No. 152)    
215.*Frank, sometimes calledDark25  - 29 April 1846
 Frank Brown    
216.Johnson, son of ArmisteadDark22 -29 April 1846
217.Phil, sometimes calledDark45  - 29 April 1846
 Phill White    
218.Sylvia, wife of PhillDark25 -29 April 1846
219.Agness Jane, a dau. ofDark2 yrs. -29 April 1846
 said Phill7 mos,   
220.EllickDark24 -29 April 1846
221.SallyMulatto28 -29 April 1846
222.Craddock, son of SallyBright7 -29 April 1846
223.Jim, a son of SallyBright4 -29 April 1846
224. Willis, son of QueenDark22 -29 April 1846
225.NeroDark26 -30 April 1846
  Brown   
226.Edy, wife of NeroBlack20 -30 April 1846
227.Fountain, son of EdyBlack3 -30 April 1846
228.Hiram, son of NancyVery12 -30 April 1846
 who is deadBright   

 nearly   
  White   
229.Mack, also a sonVery10 -30 April 1846
 of NancyBright   
230.Watkins Leigh, also aVery8 -30 April 1846
 son of NancyBright   
231.John, also a son of NancyVery6 -30 April 1846
  Bright   
232.Susan Ann, a dau. ofVery5 -30 April 1846
 the same NancyBright   
233.St. George, a son ofVery3 -30 April 1846
 the same NancyBright   
234.Pugh Price, a son of theVery1 -30 April 1846
 same NancyBright   
235.DoctorDark45 -30 April 1846
 
 Brown   
236.EdmundBrown55 -30 April 1846
237.Sukey, wife of EdmundBlack24 -30 April 1846
238.Giles, son of SukeyMulatto8 -30 April 1846
239.Nancy, a dau. of EdmundBlack20 -30 April 1846
 
by another wife    
240.Jane, another dau. ofBrown18 -30 April 1846
 
Edmund    
241.Susan, also a dau. ofBlack14 -30 April 1846
 
Edmund by Hetty, who    
 
is dead    
241.Martha, also a dau. ofBrown12 -30 April 1846

Edmund & Hetty    
243.Nancy (Granny Nancy)Black65 -30 April 1846
244.MeshackBlack42 -30 April 1846
245.Cloe, a dau. of MeshackBlack13 -30 April 1846
 
(mother dead)    
246.Crawford, a son ofBlack11 -30 April 1846
 
Meshack    
247.Armistead, a son ofBlack7 -30 April 1946
 
Meshack    
248.John, also a son ofBlack4 -30 April 1846
 
Meshack    
249.Sindy, a dau. of MeshackBlack1 -30 April 1846
250.Amelia, now pregnantBlack22 -30 April 1846
251.SampsonBlack65 -30 April 1846
252.Lucinda, wife of SampsonMulatto46 -30 April 1846
253.Patience, a dau. ofBright26 -30 April 1846
 
Lucinda    
254.John a son of PatienceBright1 -30 April 1846
255.Patsey, a dau. of LucindaBright24 -30 April 1846
256.Henrietta, a dau. ofMulatto6 -30 April 1846
 
Patsey    
257.Elizabeth, also a dau.Light4 -30 April 1846
 
of Patsey    
258.Jane, also a dau. ofLight2 -30 April 1846
 
Patsey    
259.William, a son of LucindaLight20 -30 April 1846
260.Queen, a dau. of LucindaLight18 -30 April 1846
261.Sampson (called LittleLight16 -30 April 1846
 
Sampson) son of Lucinda    
262.Peyton, son of LucindaLight13 -30 April 1846
263.Old MilleyBlack68 -30 April 1846
264.Fanney, a dau. of MilleyBrown29 -30 April 1846
265.Clem, a son of FanneyMulatto12 -30 April 1846
266.Delpha, a dau. of FanneyLight10 -30 April 1846
267.Barnett, a son of FanneyMulatto8 -30 April 1846
268.Wyatt Cardwell, a son ofMulatto6 -30 April 1846
 
Fanney    
269.NathanBrown27 -30 April 1846
270.Hannah (called GrannyBrown100 -30 April 1846
 
Hannah)    
271.Billey-called RogerBlack66 -30 April 1846
 
Billey     
272.Christian, wife ofBlack48 -30 April 1846
 
Roger Billey    
273.John, son of Billey &Black20 -30 April 1846
 
Christian    
274.Harry, son of the sameBlack18 -30 April 1846
275.Ryall, son of the sameBlack16 -30 April 1846
276.Jacob, son of the sameBlack14 -30 April 1846
277.Juba, son of the sameBlack12 -30 April 1846
278.StephenBlack30 -30 April 1846
279.Effy, wife of StephenBlack27 -30 April 1646
280.Spencer, son of StephenBlack12 -30 April 1846
 
& Effy    
281.Maria, dau. of sameBlack10 -30 April 1846
282.Jack, son of sameBlack8 -30 April 1846
283.Saluda, dau. of sameBlack6 -30 April 1846
284.Dick, son of sameBlack4 -30 April 1846
285.JohnBlack63 -30 April 1846
286.Betsey, wife of JohnBlack48 -30 April 1846
287.John, son of John &Black14 -30 April 1846
 
Betsey    
288.Aaron, son of sameBlack20 -30 April 1846
289.Moses, son of sameBlack18 -30 April 1846
290.Polly, dau. of sameBlack17 -30 April 1846
291.Lucy, dau. of PollyDark2 -30 April 1846
 
 Brown   
292.Charles, son of JohnBlack4 -30 April 1846
 
and Nancy    
293.QueenMulatto38 -30 April 1846
294.Essex, son of QueenBrown18 -30 April 1846
295.AbelBlack40 -30 April 1846
296.Anakey, wife of AbelMulatto35 -30 April 1846
297.Sally, dau. of AnakeyMulatto22 -30 April 1846
298.Patrick, son of SalleyLight4 -30 April 1846
299.Catharine, dau. of SalleyLight3 mos. -30 April 1846
300.Robert, son of AbelBrown19 -30 April 1840
 
& Anakey