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Slaves of Josiah Landis Hiestand

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Date: 1840 to 1854
Location: Taylor, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Surnames/tags: black_history enslaved_ancestry Hiestand
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Slaves of Josiah Landis Hiestand

  • 1830 - Josiah was enumerated as part of his father's household, so all enslaved individuals are included on his father's Slavery Documentation Page entitled Slaves of Jacob Hiestand.
  • 1840 - Josiah Hiestand is enumerated in Campbellsville, Green, Kentucky with his family and four enslaved individuals on line 22 of the US Federal Census.
Birthdate Males Females
1831-1840 0 0
1817-1830 1 1
1805-1816 1 1
1786-1804 0 0
1741-1785 0 0
1740 and before 0 0
"United States Census, 1840," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9YB9-9L8D?cc=1786457&wc=31SK-JWR%3A1588665941%2C1588666030%2C1588666152 : 24 August 2015), Josiah L Heistan, Green, Kentucky, United States; citing p. 184, NARA microfilm publication M704, roll 112 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.)
  • 1848 - While Josiah was named in his father's will, he was bequeathed money, but no enslaved individuals.
They were listed as follows:
  • 45 F M (fugitive)
  • 50 F B
  • 12 M B
  • 9 M B

Between 1850 and the time of his death, four years later, he moved to Grayson County, Texas. At this time, there is no information as to the disposition those he had enslaved.

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