Starting Sept. 5, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: North Carolina: Hyde County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Posted by: Bonnie Rice (ID *****1077) Date: June 10, 2009 at 20:22:03
In Reply to: Re: SHIP WRECKS by Lynnea Dickinson of 247

I recently found a great website called THE TRANS-ATLANTIC SLAVE TRADE DATABASE. The ship Good Intent departed from Liverpool, England July 4, 1767, It had aboard 14 crew members and 150 slaves. It shipwrecked off the coast of NC. Captains name James Gardner. Does anybody have any more info on this ship? Several years ago, I read a post that stated, This ship had 300 slaves, and the Captain's name was John Copeland. He was one of the owners of the ship. Just thought I'd pass it along.

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network