Fourth Generation Inclusive

Historical Documents of Genealogical Interest to Researchers of North Carolina's Free People of Color


Indenture.  Ordered that Sarah Rouse a free girl of color be bound as an apprentice to John D. Abernathy, which is done, bond filed.

Minutes, January Term 1853, Duplin County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions.

Learn him the business of a planter.

13 Nov 1771. Ordered that Dick a base born child born of the body of Lucy Jones a negro be bound to Joseph Norris untill he attain to a Lawful Age being born the 15th of June Last his said master to learn him the business of a planter.

Minutes, November Term 1771, Bute County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions.