AfriGeneas Free Persons of Color Forum
Parlour & Cecilia Washington 1845 Hamilton Cty TN
PAR #: 11484501
Abstract: Residents of Hamilton County seek permission for Parlour Washington and his wife, Celicia, to remain in Tennessee. Washington, emancipated in Virginia, is a tanner, and the couple boasted a "good name, fame and reputation, as moral religious and upright persons."
They got to stay (1850 census):
Name: Parlar Washington
listed with wife:
Name: Cela Washington