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date: 21 October 2019

Somerset, Jameslocked

(b. c. 1741, d. in or after 1772)
  • Ruth Paley

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Somerset, James (b.c. 1741, d. in or after 1772), slave, was born in Africa. He was bought by European slave traders and left Africa on 10 March 1749. He must have reached Virginia either on 23 May on the William (from Liverpool...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Gentleman's Magazine
Guildhall Library, London