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Weldon Freedman's Records, MS

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Location: Chickasaw, Mississippi, United Statesmap
Surname/tag: Weldon
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Census Records

1860 Slave Schedule, Division 1, Chickasaw, Mississippi.[1]

Female251835Black Hariett Weldon
Female81852BlackLouise Weldon
Male 61854Black
Male 51855Black
Male 51855Black
Male 31857BlackJames Weldon
Male 31857Black
Male 11859BlackWilliam Weldon
Female11859BlackSarah Weldon
Female06/12Jan 1860BlackWinnie Weldon
Female04/12Mar 1860BlackMargaret Wilson

Freedman's Bureau

  • Freedman Bureau Contract, 14 Aug 1865,[2]
  • Employment contract: Samuel Weldon
  • State of Misp., Chickasaw Couy

Articles of agreement entered in between Samuel Weldon of the first part and undersigned. Negro laborers of the second part, on the 14th day of August 1865. The said Samuel Weldon is to furnish houses food clothing fuel and medicines as heretofore in quality and kind for the balance of the year 1865. He is to give one tenth part of the corn and fodder and the necessary attention required, The undersigned laborers do contract and agree to obey he orders of the said Samuel Weldon or his agent and do their work faithfully all work required of them,, and lost time by sicken will not be charged to them,, They are not to leave the premises without leave from him or his agent,, Each of the undersigned laborers is to be held responsible for all tools and other things committed in their charge and agree to remain with the said Samuel Weldon on the terms above mentioned,, In testimony four agreement to the above contracted we have unto affixed our names or marks as presence of

  • S.J. Weldon
  • L Wilson
  • James Young


  1. "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1860," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GBS4-5V6?cc=3161105&wc=81FF-JWL%3A1610406201%2C1610409601%2C1610359001 : 16 October 2019), Mississippi > Chickasaw > Division 1 > image 27 of 102; citing NARA microfilm publication M653 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. The National Archives in Washington, DC; Washington, DC; Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Mississippi, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869; NARA Series Number:: M826; NARA Reel Number:: 45; NARA Record Group Number:: 105; NARA Record Group Name:: Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1861 - 1880; Collection Title:: United States Freedmen's Bureau Labor Contracts Indenture and Apprenticeship Records 1865-1872-https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/3866718:62309?_phsrc=uHH4095&_phstart=successSource&gsfn=Samuel&gsln=Welton&ml_rpos=5&queryId=271dd19f20fa232cde03f8301d752919

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