Prince, Carolina, and Simon were among the most valuable slaves of the late Edward Vanvelson. It is not known why these skilled slaves were still unsold a year after their master's death.

South Carolina Gazette, April 11-18, 1748, and April 18-27, 1748 (Early South Carolina Newspapers, Microfilm Reel 2), 4/11-18, p. 2, col. 2; 4/18-27, p. 3, col. 2.

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South Carolina Gazette, May 8-15, 1749 (Early South Carolina Newspapers, Microfilm Reel 2), p. 2, col. 1 .

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