Descriptive List of Free Negroes Belonging to City Engine No. 5 [Copy 2]

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  • ["Descriptive List of Free Negroes Belonging to City Engine No. 5 No. Date of Enrollment Names Age Height Eyes Hair Complexion Occupation Residence Remarks 1 September 8th/64 Limas Ancrum 59 5.5 Black \" Light Labourer Wentworth, Rutledge [?] 2 Joseph Bunton 23 5.6 \" dark Dark Taylor John Street 3 Tobias Doisons 43 5.5 Black \" \" Brick Layer Comming St. 181 4 Benjamin Denison 23 5.6 \" \" \" Taylor South Bay 5 Francis Fowler 25 5.10 \" Light \" Cooper Chapel 19 6 J. L. Fennix 52 6 \" \" Light Taylor Sires Street 7 George Thison 21 5 dark dark Light Butcher Felix Street 8 John Lopez 23 5.5 Black Black Black Cooper Anson 9 H. Lacomb 46 5 dark dark Light Segar Maker Calhoun 85 10 B. Lacomb 35 5.4 dark dark Light \" \" Laurel, Line Street 11 Wm. Mitchel 39 5.6 Gray \" Light Hack Driver Warren Street No. 6 12 John Mitchel 25 6 Black Black Black Carpenter Calhoun Street 13 Peter Mayzick 42 5.5 \" \" \" Barber Laurens Street 14 H. Pinckney 26 5.5 \" \" \" Carpenter Mayzick 25 15 R. Rivers 21 5 \" \" Light Butcher Queen Street 184 16 John Rose 30 5.10 \" \" Black Fisherman Mills Street 17 Jacob Rix 19 5.8 \" \" \" Fisherman Calhoun 12 18 Wm. Seabrook 40 5 Brown \" Light \" \" Coming Street 19 E. Sutlif 32 5.5 Black \" Dark Butcher St. Phillip Street 20 A. Sinclair 45 5.5 \" \" Black Carpenter Ratcliff Street 21 J. Johnson 20 5.2 \" \" \" Driver West Street 22 S. Jones 22 5.10 \" \" \" Cooper Anson Street 23 A. Jones 26 5.6 \" \" \" Brick Layer Nassau Street"]
Title:
Descriptive List of Free Negroes Belonging to City Engine No. 5 [Copy 2]
Date:
1864
Description:
List of volunteer firefighters of city engine number 5, including their names, ages, description, occupation, and residence. This copy does include the firefighters' street of 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, 25067g
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.