Descriptive List of Free Negroes Belonging to City Engine No. 5 [Copy 1]

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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 5ft5 Black Black Light Labourer Charleston So Ca 2 Joseph Bunton 23 5\"6 Black Black Dark Taylor do [ditto] \" 3 Tobias Doison 43 5\"5 do do do Brick Layer do \" 4 Benjamin Denison 23 5\"6 do do do Taylor do \" 5 Francis Fowler 25 5\"10 do Light do Cooper do \" 6 J. L. Fennix 52 5\"2 do do Light Taylor do \" 7 Geo. Thison 21 5\"- do Dark Dark Butcher do \" 8 John Lopez 23 5\"5 do do Black Cooper do \" 9 H. Lacomb 46 5\"- do do Light Segar Maker do \" 10 B. Lacomb 25 5\"4 do do do Segar Maker do \" 11 Wm. Mitchell 39 5\"6 Gray do do Hack Driver do \" 12 John Mitchell 25 6\" Black do Black Carpenter do \" 13 Peter Mazyck 42 5\"5 do do do Barber do \" 14 H. Pinckney 26 5\"5 do do do Carpenter do \" 15 R. Rivers 21 5 do do Light Butcher do \" 16 John Rose 30 5\"10 do do Black Fisherman do \" 17 Jacob Rix 19 5\"8 do do do Fisherman do \" 18 Wm. Seabrook 40 5\" Brown do Light Fisherman do \" 19 E. Sutlif 32 5\"5 Black do Dark Butcher do \" 20 A. Sinclair 45 5\"5 do do Black Carpenter do \" 21 J. Johnson 20 5\"2 do do do Driver do \" 22 S. Jones 22 5\"10 do do do Cooper do \" 23 A. Jones 26 5\"6 do do do Brick Layer do \""]
Title:
Descriptive List of Free Negroes Belonging to City Engine No. 5 [Copy 1]
Date:
1864
Description:
List of volunteer firefighters of city engine number 5, including their names, ages, description, and occupation. This copy does not include the firefighters' street of residence. See Copy 2. 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, 25067f
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.