James (alias Eboe) 

  • Birthplace / Origin: West Africa?
  • Master / Mistress: Mr. Ebenezer Gilbert
  • Additional Relationships: Stole money from Stephen Hosmer's mother
  • Most recent residence: Hartford, CT
  • Notes: The court ordered James or Gilbert to pay restitution or for James to be bound out to someone else until the debt was repaid; James to be whipped; 08/02/1697; there is no mention of James in Gilbert's will or inventory of 1736.
  • Bibliographic sources: HCCM, 461; Manwaring, 3: 372-392
  • The court ordered James or Gilbert to pay restitution or for James to be bound out to someone else until the debt was repaid; James to be whipped; 08/02/1697; there is no mention of James in Gilbert’s will or inventory of 1736.

  • Confidence Level - confidence_level - Not Confident
  • Ethnicity/Race/Tribal Affiliation: Black (defined as Unknown origins, but listed as a person of color)
  • Ethnicity/Race/Tribal Affiliation: Ibo (defined as )
  • Gender: Male