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Free Blacks, Negroes, and Mulattoes in the 1800 Kentucky Tax Lists

The Second Census of Kentucky 1800 was constructed from the tax lists in the existing Kentucky counties. Below are the names of free Blacks, Negroes and Mulattoes, all taxpayers who were included in the listing. They were among the 739 free Colored persons in Kentucky in 1800. There may have been others named on the lists, but their race was not noted.

  • Robert Anderson, Barren County
  • William Anderson, Barren County
  • John Baker, Nelson County
  • William Blakey, Barren County
  • Abner Bourne, Barren County
  • Peter Brass, Franklin County
  • William Cousins, Nelson County
  • William Daily, Fayette County
  • Isam Davis, Lincoln County
  • Adam Evens, Lincoln County
  • Michael Jackson, Lincoln County
  • Abraham Levaugh, Warren County
  • John Lewis, Jefferson County
  • Bristo Mathews, Lincoln County
  • Edward Mathews, Lincoln County
  • Gloster Rawls, Nelson County
  • George Stafford, Gallatin County
  • Moses Tyre, Bullitt County
  • William Walker, Nelson County

Kentucky County & Region

Read about Barren County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.
Read about Nelson County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.
Read about Franklin County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.
Read about Lincoln County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.
Read about Warren County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.
Read about Jefferson County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.
Read about Gallatin County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.
Read about Bullitt County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

Item Relations

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Free Blacks, Negroes, and Mulattoes in the 1800 Kentucky Tax Lists,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed December 11, 2023, https://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/2615.

Last modified: 2023-04-29 11:32:08