Ben (b. 1799)

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Person Record Title
Ben (b. 1799)
Identifier
NJS-PER-01340
Given Name
Ben
Birth Date
1799
Sex
Male
Biographical Description
Ben was born around 1799 and was enslaved by James Smith of Middlesex County, NJ. In 1817, James Smith sold Ben to a man named Jacob Klady who took Ben away from New Jersey to Klady's plantation in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. Ben was 18 years old at this time.
Place of Significance
Middlesex County
Ouachita Parish, LA
Enslaved by
James Smith
Jacob Klady
Record Contributor
Jesse Bayker

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Items with "Primary Participant: Ben (b. 1799)"
Title Class
1817-09-23 Removal: Ben Event
Items with "Enslaver of: Ben (b. 1799)"
Title Class
Jacob Klady Agent
James Smith Agent