Unnamed man [Trimmer]


Person Record Title
Unnamed man [Trimmer]
Biographical Description
A man of African descent was enslaved by John Trimmer of Dutch Valley (present-day Long Valley) in Morris County, New Jersey. The man ran away from Trimmer in 1798. He was described as a "Mulatto Man" in a runaway notice published by Trimmer, but his name was not listed. His fate after leaving Trimmer's household is uncertain.
Place of Significance
Long Valley
Enslaved by
John Trimmer
Record Contributor
Jesse Bayker

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Items with "Primary Participant: Unnamed man [Trimmer]"
Title Class
1798-04-22 Freedom seeking: Unnamed man [Trimmer] Event
Items with "Enslaver of: Unnamed man [Trimmer]"
Title Class
John Trimmer Agent