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First Name: Maria
Last Name: Spencer
Gender: Female
Birth Date: c. 1808
Owner's Name: Lewis Neth
Reference Number: UNL00004809


"...she is in height five feet four 1/2 inches, is about the age of twenty five years, dark complexion...and has a mark under the throat like a quarter of shoat..."

Record Date:


Record Type:

Deed of emancipation

Record Call No.

Mss2 St2423 b 1

Record Title

Manumission certificate, 1833, of Lewis Neth, signed by Samuel Brown, for an African-American slave, Maria Spencer.

Document Notes:

Concerning manumission of Maria Spencer by the will of Lewis Neth and bears seal of the Orphan's Court of Anne Arundel County, Md.


Anne Arundel