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November 11th, 2013:

Without Indentures: White Slave Children in Colonial Court Records (review)

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cover of book "Without Indentures"

As the subtitle states, the core of Without Indentures: Index to White Slave Children in Colonial Court Records (Maryland and Virginia) is an index; however, it’s not your regular run of the mill index. First, the book has chapters for each county in colonial VA and MD, then there is a list of ship captains and a list of ship arrivals. Following this is a surname index and then finally a list of Jacobite rebels who were shipped into MD and VA without indentures.

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