Record ID #:
Cuff Family Tree (Black Governor)
Servant; Black Governor (1766-1776)
Most recent residence:
Cuff became governor when Mr. Wyllys's Black servant died; 05/11/1776 Gov. Cuff resigned and Anderson took over as Black Governor. The transition was controversial. Note: Nothing is known about Cuff, but it is possible he was the Cuff mentioned in Sarah Edwards' inventory, married to Kate, with three children.
Hinman, 32-33, note.