Nova Scotia Archives

Les Afro-Néo-Écossais

à l'époque de l'esclavage et de l'abolition


Annonce au sujet d'un esclave fugitif

 suivante

'Belfast' (alias Bill) ran away from the Halifax merchant to whom his owner, Michael Wallace, a Loyalist, had leased him. Belfast apparently planned to escape by boarding a ship and leaving the colony. He had been brought to Nova Scotia from South Carolina ten years earlier.

date: 15 March 1794

numéro de référence: Nova Scotia Archives Weekly Chronicle 15 March 1794 p. 1 (microfilm no. 8165)