Samuel Gibson, Goods for Sale, American Mercury, August 5, 1793

Samuel  Gibson

  • Age at death: 34
  • Age at death: 10/16/1795
  • Birthplace / Origin: West Indies
  • Master / Mistress: Mr. Frisbie (Frisbee)
  • Manumission date: Bought his freedom
  • Occupation: Fiddler; Merchant/Grocer
  • Additional Relationships: Left his estate to T. Frisbee, his apprentice, the son of his former master
  • Most recent residence: Hartford, CT
  • Longest place of residence: Guilford, CT
  • Notes: Died of fever
  • Bibliographic sources: HSCC, 381; America's Historical Newspapers (business ads, obituary)
  • Died of fever

  • Confidence Level - confidence_level - Highly Confident
  • Ethnicity/Race/Tribal Affiliation: Black (defined as Unknown origins, but listed as a person of color)
  • Gender: Male