Participant Details: Harry as Runaway in 1802-01-02 Freedom seeking event NJS-EVE-00814

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Title
Participant Details: Harry as Runaway in 1802-01-02 Freedom seeking event NJS-EVE-00814
Identifier
NJS-EPC-01272
Event Type
Resistance: Freedom seeking
Date
2 January 1802 – 3 January 1802
Event Participant
Harry (b. 1781)
Named or Unnamed
Named
Role within Event
Runaway
Sex
Male
Age
21
Age Category
Adult
Verbatim Participant Description
a negro named HARRY about 21 years old, about 5 feet 9 or 10 inches high, stout male, middling dark complexion, with a scar on his left hand, occasioned by inoculation of the small-pox
Freedom Status
Enslaved
Enslaver of Participant
Lambert DeCamp (1733-1814)
Location of Participation
Bridgetown
Rahway
County (Modern)
Union
County (Historical)
Middlesex