Aaron (b. 1805)

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Person Record Title
Aaron (b. 1805)
Identifier
NJS-PER-00793
Given Name
Aaron
Birth Date
19 March 1805
Sex
Male
Biographical Description
Aaron was born in 1805, the child of a woman enslaved by Elijah Voorhies of West Windsor, NJ. Under the provisions of New Jersey's Gradual Abolition Act of 1804, he was considered a slave for a term of 25 years and would become eligible for emancipation upon reaching that age.
Place of Significance
West Windsor
Enslaved by
Elijah Voorhees
Record Contributor
Jesse Bayker

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Items with "Primary Participant: Aaron (b. 1805)"
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1805-03-19 Birth: Aaron Event
Items with "Enslaver of: Aaron (b. 1805)"
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Elijah Voorhees Agent