Author: Members of the Pleasants Family


List of People Enslaved by Descendants of John Pleasants III and his son, Jonathan Pleasants (August 19, 1799)

This is a list of enslaved people and their enslavers, who inherited them from John and Jonathan Pleasants. Specifically, it lists those who were enslaved by the following: Samuel Pleasants, Isaac W. Pleasants, Robert Cary Pleasants, Mary and Charles Logan, Margaret and Thomas Pleasants, Elizabeth and Robert Pleasants, Jr., and Margaret and Daniel Teasdale. The more than 400 enslaved people listed here were the subject of Pleasants v. Pleasants.