Descriptive List of Free Negroes Belonging to City Engine No. 10 [Copy 2]

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  • ["Descriptive List of Free Negroes Belonging to City Engine No. 10 No. Date of Enrollment Names Age Height Eyes Hair Complexion Occupation Residence Remarks 1 Dec 8th 1863 William Eden 38 5 ft 8 in Blk Blk Brown Mill Wright Meeting St 2 John Gordon 48 5 ft 2 in Blk Blk Brown Butcher Hanover St 3 James Gordon 25 5 ft 5 in Brown Brown Light Butcher Mary St 4 Joseph Dereef 25 5 ft 7 in Blk Blk Brown Carter Amherst 5 Richard Lee 26 5 ft 5 in Blk Brown Brown Black Smith Nassau St 6 Peter Frost 34 5 ft 6 in Dark Blk Brown Carpenter America St 7 Edward Francis 27 5 ft 10 in Grey Redish Light Carpenter St. Philip St near Line 8 James Lee 23 5 ft 6 in Dark Blk Brown Butcher America St 9 Robert Nelson 18 5 ft 7 in Blk Dark Brown Black Smith Charlotte St. 10 Oscar Brodie 17 5 ft 5 in Blk Blk Brown Boot Maker Hampden Court 11 Fred Marshall 26 5 ft 6 in Blk Blk Brown Tanner Line St No 68 12 Alfred Castion 18 5 ft 5 in Blk Dark Brown Confectioner Meeting St 13 Eugene Castion 18 5 ft 6 in Blk Blk Brown Segar Maker Meeting St 14 Robert Gordon 46 5 ft 6 in Blk Blk Brown Boot Maker Mary St 15 Thomas Sigwald 24 5 ft 6 in Grey Dark Light Brick Layer Nassau St 16 Josh Wilson 19 5 ft 9 in Dark Brown Brown Black Smith Nassau St 17 Rosiman Desverney 18 5 ft 8 in Grey Brown Brown Laborer Sires Alley 18 Edward Lyons 24 5 ft 8 in Dark Blk Brown Carpenter Spring St near Rut [Rutledge] 19 Francis Baxter 19 5 ft 7 in Brown Blk Brown Black Smith Nassau St 20 John Ford 18 5 ft 3 in Blk Blk Brown Patten Maker Morris St No 64 21 Isaac Taylor 24 5 ft 6 in Brown Blk Brown Carpenter Nassau St 22 James Wilson 29 5 ft 11 in Brown Brown Light Mill Wright Nassau St 23 Joseph Wheeler 18 5 ft 5 in Grey Brown Light Black Smith Line St 24 Edward Wall 18 5 ft 4 in Dark Brown Brown Segar Maker Nassau St 25 Thomas Bennett 18 5 ft 7 in Brown Brown Brown Laborer Coming St 26 Henry Wickman 19 5 ft 4 in Grey Brown Light Barber Meeting St 27 John Martin 36 5 ft 6 in Brown Dark Brown Baker Smith St No 69 28 Henry Carroll 20 5 ft 6 in Dark Blk Light Black Smith Morris St No 64 29 Agustus Carroll 26 5 ft 4 in Grey Red Light Carpenter America St 30 Thomas Small 20 5 ft 4 in Brown Brown Brown Butcher Coming St 31 William Reed 19 5 ft 6 in Dark Brown Light Laborer Coming St 32 John Myers 20 5 ft 9 in Dark Brown Brown Black Smith King St 33 William Dorrell 20 5 ft 10 in Grey Light Light Laborer Wentworth St No 63 34 Francis Lee 20 5 ft 5 in Brown Blk Brown Butcher South St No 9 35 George Mason 18 5 ft 4 in Dark Dark Brown Black Smith Reed St 36 George Wheeler 16 5 ft 5 in Brown Brown Light Baker Line St 37 George Patterson 18 5 ft 3 in Blue Light Light Black Smith King St 38 William Mishew 16 5 ft 2 in Grey Brown Light Baker Coming St No 150 39 Jacob Glover 18 5 ft 4 in Brown Brown Brown Black Smith Nassau St 40 Henry Wood 23 5 ft 7 in Brown Brown Brown Segar Maker Calhoun St 41 Henry Maxwell 23 5 ft 7 in [illegible] Brown Brown Barber Meeting St 312"]
Title:
Descriptive List of Free Negroes Belonging to City Engine No. 10 [Copy 2]
Date:
1863
Description:
List of volunteer firefighters of city engine number 10, including their names, ages, description, occupation, and residence. Donated to the Charleston Museum by Charles Pequette, 1925
Collection:
Charleston Firefighters Rosters, 1862-1864
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Manuscripts
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Charleston (S.C.). Fire Dept.
Topical Subject:
Fire fighters--1860-1870, African American fire fighters, Free African Americans--South Carolina--Charleston
Shelving Locator:
Charleston Museum Fire Records, 25067p
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
300 ppi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL, Archival Masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2009, The Charleston Museum Archives. All rights reserved. For more information contact The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29403.