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Swan Ponds, Burke County, North Carolina

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Date: 1820 to 1865
Location: Burke, North Carolina, United Statesmap
Surnames/tags: Avery Slavery Black_Heritage
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Plantation Index

Biography

Swan Ponds was the plantation of Isaac Thomas Avery. It was located in Burke Co, NC.[1]

Slaves

Swan Ponds held a number of enslaved persons. At the death of Isaac Thomas Avery in 1864, the enslaved of Swan Ponds were divided up and sent to Isaac's children.[2]

W. W. Avery

  • Porter age 29
  • Dorcas age 27
  • Delia age 2
  • Bellam age 1
  • Jones age 29
  • Celia age 27
  • Samuel age 7
  • Abram age 5
  • Lizzee age 2
  • Sue age 60
  • Henry age 31 sore eyes
  • Melinda age 37
  • Haldy age 10
  • Minerva age 7
  • Calvin age 37
  • Theno age 39
  • Anthony age 10
  • Luiza age 3
  • Chena age 58
  • Harris age 63
  • Virgil age 11
  • Ella age 15

C. M. Avery

  • Lawson age 22
  • Alfred age 26
  • Elvira age 16
  • Wilson age 39
  • Margaret age 32
  • Clengman age 9
  • Jane age 6
  • Elvira age 4
  • Letitia age 2
  • Vina age 58
  • Jason age 37
  • Adam age 22
  • James age 25
  • Ben age 75
  • Dina age 84
  • William age 20
  • John age 29

P. B. Chambers, Trustee for J.F.C. and J.H.C.

  • Jo age 29
  • Henry age 29
  • Mira age 20
  • Mima age 11
  • Hardy age 9
  • Nilson age 7
  • Graery age 49
  • Monia Jr 7
  • Wilson age 31
  • Monty age 20
  • Sandy age 3
  • Infant age 1
  • Beard age 21
  • Martha age 20
  • Sally age 2
  • Infant age 4 mos
  • Patsey age 62
  • Alex age 6
  • Haywood age 19

A. C. Avery list

  • Easter age 57
  • Eliza age 35
  • Lucinda age 37
  • Roxanna age 32
  • Sandy age 20
  • Milly age 17
  • Linda age 13
  • Minerva age 9
  • Sam age 14
  • Will age 10
  • Lizzia age 3
  • Baby 9 mos old
  • Evalina age 17
  • Julius age 14
  • Fanny age 60
  • Jacob age 60
  • Elias age 44 Rheumatism
  • Henry age 60
  • Ephram age 40
  • Eliza age 3
  • Logan age 3
  • Martial age 33
  • Billy age 13


W.F. Avery

  • Andrew age 40
  • Sarah age 34
  • Emma age 22
  • Jerry age 19
  • Chiram? age 14
  • Clefton age 12
  • Hosiah age 9
  • Harrieth age 6
  • Jimmy age 4
  • Phifer age 2
  • Alfred age 37
  • Celia age 29
  • Delphia age 3
  • Lizzie age 6
  • Ann age 8
  • David age 74
  • Dick age 67
  • Sidney age 17
  • Mily age 10

Miss A.L. Avery

  • Harry age 36
  • George age 34
  • Angeline age 34
  • Jane age 18
  • Sophia age 15
  • Tom age 17
  • Lilly age 8
  • William age 7
  • Edward aeg 5
  • Frank age 5
  • Rachel age 2
  • Romes age 7 mos
  • Lucy age 7 mos
  • Jacob age 20
  • Isaac age 18
  • Anthony age 66
  • Ab age 62
  • Elisha age 9
  • Joseph age 29
  • Emmonds age 16

Miss Laura M. Avery

  • Huldy age 36
  • Julia age 18
  • Jessu age 25
  • Robert age 25
  • Chamber age 16
  • Eliza age 14
  • Ann age 27
  • Telly age 8
  • Henry age 2
  • Milton age 31
  • Juliette age 23
  • Mark age 24
  • Hercules age 76
  • John age 58
  • Susan age 13
  • Lorlau age 14
  • Mary age 14

J. F. Chambers

  • Alexander age 34
  • Aggy age 34
  • Jane age 20
  • Caroline age 12
  • Clarissa age 11
  • William age 15
  • Turm? age 7
  • Stephen age 6
  • Harris age 4
  • Maria age 2
  • Shelin age 1 mo
  • M Kamey age 18
  • Sophia age 41
  • Julia age 1
  • Ann age 5
  • Jane Jr age 10
  • Susan age 8
  • Easter age 40 bedridden
  • Mary age 3
  • Infant 1 day old
  • Tumr Jr. age 1
  • John age 9
  • Anderson age 11
  • Mary age 64
  • Stephen age 78

Sources

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swan_Ponds
  2. Chambers Family Papers, 1816-1918 https://finding-aids.lib.unc.edu/02828/#folder_12#1 Volume 2: Family record book, 50 pp. Manuscript volume, apparently written by Pinckney Brown Chambers, 1845-1865, continuing and correcting entries in Volume 1.
    • Folder 12: Volume 2: Family record book, 50 pp.: Scan 43




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