Nova Scotia Archives

African Nova Scotians in the Age of Slavery and Abolition

Will of Joseph Totten of Annapolis

Joseph Totten, Loyalist merchant of Annapolis, wills his daughters Phebe, Mary and Jane a female slave for each. Additional slaves are listed in his estate inventory.

Date: 12 March 1788

Reference: Nova Scotia Archives  Annapolis County probate records estate case file T1 (microfilm copy only available at NSARM, microfilm no. 19057)

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