|No||Names||Age||Color||Stature Ec||By Whom & What Court Emancipated or Born free —-||Date of Register & Occurences|
|78||Robert Roberts||58||Light Complexion||Five feet seven Inches & a half high the little finger on the left hand crooked||Emancipated by the last Will and testament of Owen Myrick Dee.d as per Certificate of Clerk of Brunswick County Court||10thFebruary 1834 day a Certificate from Brunswick|
|79||John Morris||34||Mulatto||five feet 7 Inches high||Born free as per Certifteof Clerk of Husting Court of Richmd||14.th May 1834 from a copy of Register of Hustings Court of Richmnd|
|80||Betsy Redman||56||Same||five feet 4 Inches high, Small Scar in left eye brow||Born free as per Certif.e from Clerk of Pittsylvania||14.th May 1834 from a copy of Register of Pittsylvania|
|81||Richard Redman||47||Same||Five feet 8 3/4 Inches high, Scar in each eye brow, one in the right corner of forehead an inch long one at end of little finger of left hand||Same||Same|
|82||Sally Moss||30||black||Five feet 4 or 5 Inches high Marked with the small Pox no other marks percivable||Born free||Registered by Ord.rCourt November Term 1834|
|83||Washington Moss||17||bright black||Five feet 8 Inches high a scar above the right Eye no other marks Perceivable||Born free||Registered by Ord.r Court November Term 1834|
|84||Braxton Newsum||22||bright mulatto||five feet 9 inches high labourer by occupation, and a Scar on the lower lip, No other mark percievable||Born free||Registered by order Court September Term 1835|
|85||Wm Carter otherwise
Called Bill Durnprey
|23||black||5 feet 7 Inches high Cabinet maker by trader No marks perceivable||Born free||Registered by order Court October Term 1835|
Subject: Registry of Botetourt County’s Free Black Population
Keywords: 1800s, Free Black Registry, Carter, Durnprey, Morris, Moss, Newman, Redman, Roberts, Emancipated, Born free
Summary: Part of the Botetourt County collection of free black registries, this document was written from 1834 to 1835 and records information concerning the areas free black population. The registry lists the individual’s name, age, color, stature, how and when they gained freedom, their number within the registry, and when they were registered.
Richmd an abbreviation for Richmond.
Ord.r an abbreviation for order.