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Samuel Ally grave, Braddan Old Church

Date(s): 1940s

Creator(s): Hannah, Matthew

Administration / Biographical History: Born into slavery, Samuel Ally was granted his freedom by his master Colonel Wilks, whilst Governor of St Helena. When he returned to the Isle of Man, Wilks brought Samuel with him. Samuel died aged just 18 and was buried in Kirk Braddan churchyard.

Language: eng

Extent: 13.5 x 8 cm

Item name: black & white print

Collection: Photographic Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: PG/13540/629


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