bef 1830--Manumission of Violet

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bef 1830--Manumission of Violet

Formatted date

1829-12-31

Before

1830

Event type

Manumission

Description

Born in Virginia and enslaved to Joseph Hawkins, he was the husband of Nancy Hawkins. He was manumitted prior to 1830 and lived in Rising Sun,IN, with or near Nancy Hawkins and was named in Nancy's will. He was a member of Middle Creek Baptist Church with Nancy (baptized the same day.) Received at Middle Creek in 1818 (Jos. Hawkins, slave holder).

Participant

African American(s): Violet
Slave holder(s): Hawkins, Joseph
Other participant(s): Hawkins, Nancy

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Bibliographic citation

Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Ohio County, IN
Boone County Wills, V. 2, page 28

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Title Alternate label Class
Hawkins, Joseph Participant in Person
Hawkins, Nancy Participant in Person
Hawkins, Violet Participant in Person