Hawkins, Joseph


Hawkins, Joseph
The 1810 census records Joseph holding two enslaved people. In 1820 he held five. By 1830 that total was up to nine enslaved, along with one free person of color (female, 36 thru 54) in his household.
Birth date
Place of birth
Spotsylvania County (Va.)
unknown, Margaret
Hawkins, Nancy
Death date
Place of death
Boone County (Ky.)
Known enslaved: Barkshire, Arthur; Barkshire, Emily; Barkshire, Garrett; Barkshire, Matilda; Barkshire, Minerva; Barkshire, Samuel; Barkshire, Woodford; Hawkins, Catherine; Hawkins, Sandy; Hawkins, Violet; Newman, Frances Harriet; unknown, Mariah [3]
Barkshire, Arthur
Barkshire, Emily
Barkshire, Garrett [1]
Barkshire, Matilda
Barkshire, Minerva Ann
Barkshire, Samuel
Barkshire, Woodford
Hawkins, Catherine
Hawkins, Sandy
Hawkins, Violet
Newman, Frances Harriet
unknown, Mariah [3]
Enslaved held in 1820: Males, 14 thru 25, one; Males 45 and over, two; Females, under 14, one; Females, 14 thru 25, one
Enslaved held in 1830: Males, under 10, four; Males, 10 thru 23, one; Females, under 10, one; Females, 10 thru 23, two; Females, 24 thru 35, one

Linked resources

Items with "Creator: Hawkins, Joseph"
Title Class
Joseph Hawkins Manumits Samuel Barkshire Bibliographic Resource
Joseph Hawkins' Will Bibliographic Resource
Items with "Participant: Hawkins, Joseph"
Title Class
1833--Samuel Buys His Freedom Event
1838--Manumission of Catherine Edrington Event
1838--Manumission of Mariah Event
1838--Manumission of Sandy Hawkins Event
1848--Freedom for Arthur Barkshire Event
1848--Freedom for Emily Barkshire Event
1848--Freedom for Frances Newman Event
1848--Freedom for Garrett Barkshire Event
1848--Freedom for Matilda Barkshire Event
1848--Freedom for Minerva Barkshire Event
1848--Freedom for Woodford Barkshire Event
bef 1830--Manumission of Violet Event
Items with "Relationship: Hawkins, Joseph"
Title Class
Barkshire, Arthur Person
Barkshire, Emily Person
Barkshire, Garrett [1] Person
Barkshire, Matilda Person
Barkshire, Minerva Ann Person
Barkshire, Samuel Person
Barkshire, Woodford Person
Hawkins, Catherine Person
Hawkins, Sandy Person
Hawkins, Violet Person
Newman, Frances Harriet Person