Birth record for Ann, daughter of Ambo and Mark, reported by slaveholder John Neilson

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Title

Birth record for Ann, daughter of Ambo and Mark, reported by slaveholder John Neilson

Description

Slaveholder John Nielson reports that an enslaved woman named Ambo gave birth to daughter Ann on June 23, 1814. Ann's father is Mark, Ambo's husband.

Date

1820-05-03

Temporal Coverage

1814-06-23

Language

English

Text (Transcript)

Ann

I certify that Ann, Daugr of Ambo, my colored servant woman (by Mark her husband) was born the 23d day of June 1814. -
New Brunswick County of }
Middlesex New Jersey. - } John Neilson
Received May 3d 1820. Recorded by
Deare Clk

Page

65

Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries

Archival collection

Middlesex County (N.J.). Records, 1688-1929 (MC 784.1)

Archival location

Birth of Slaves, 1804-1844

Citation

Middlesex County Clerk, “Birth record for Ann, daughter of Ambo and Mark, reported by slaveholder John Neilson,” Scarlet and Black Digital Archive, Rutgers University, accessed November 29, 2022, https://scarletandblack.rutgers.edu/archive/items/show/32.