1804 Birth: Eliga

Item

Title
1804 Birth: Eliga
Identifier
NJS-EVE-00324
Source
Middlesex County Births of Enslaved Children, page 7
Middlesex County Births of Enslaved Children, page 7. Middlesex County (N.J.). Records, 1688-1929 (MC 784.1). Vol. X. Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries.
Event Description
Middlesex County Births of Enslaved Children book contains the following record:

Page: 7
Child: Eliga
Mother: Mary
Enslaver of mother and child: Thomas Smith
Location: South Amboy, NJ
Birth date: December 13, 1804
Reported date: September 9, 1805
Clerk: William Philips Deare
Event Type
Life event: Birth
Date
13 December 1804
Location
South Amboy, NJ
Primary Participant
Eliga (b. 1804)
Mary
Enslaver
Thomas Smith
Additional Participant
William Philips Deare (d. 1826)
Participant Details
DETAILS FOR PRIMARY PARTICIPANTS:

*** Eliga (b. 1804) ***
Role: Child
Age category: Infant
Status: Enslaved
Enslaver(s) of this participant:
- Thomas Smith
Verbatim description from source:
"male child"

*** Mary ***
Role: Parent
Age category: Adult
Status: Enslaved
Enslaver(s) of this participant:
- Thomas Smith

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DETAILS FOR OTHER PARTICIPANTS:

William Philips Deare (d. 1826)
Role: County Clerk

Thomas Smith
Role: Enslaver
Record Contributor
Lindsey Dixon
Jesse Bayker

Linked resources

Items with "Event: 1804 Birth: Eliga"
Title Class
Participant Details: Eliga as Child in 1804 Birth event NJS-EVE-00324 Event Participation
Participant Details: Mary as Parent in 1804 Birth event NJS-EVE-00324 Event Participation