Title

[Register of alien children in the colony of Sierra Leone, 1 Jun 1863 - 29 Apr 1865]

Date

1 Jun 1863 - 29 Apr 1865

Description

The first 40 pages are blank. This volume contains information about children who were classified as 'Alien' in the colony. Information is entered in tables under standardised headings for the ‘Number of certificate’, ‘Every name of Alien Child’, ‘Age’, ‘Sex’, ‘Nation’, ‘Any particular marks’, ‘With whom residing’, ‘Name and residence of Parents’, ‘Name and residence of Persons bringing such Child’, ‘For the purpose brought’, ‘Signature of Parties’, ‘School’ and ‘Removal, Departure or Death’. The document starts on 2 June 1863 and ends with entry number 269 on 29 April 1865.

Entries organized numerically.

Language

English

Coverage

Rights

Please obtain permission from the Sierra Leone Public Archives to use this material for purposes other than research.

Citation

Liberated African Department, “[Register of alien children in the colony of Sierra Leone, 1 Jun 1863 - 29 Apr 1865],” The Harriet Tubman Resource Centre Digital Archive, accessed January 16, 2018, http://digital.tubmaninstitute.ca/items/show/766.

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