The Evening Star (Washington, DC), 1865

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The Evening Star (Washington, DC), 1865

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Unnamed, searching for her husband, Henry Johnson
Unnamed, searching for her husband, Henry Johnson. Believes he is in Richmond, VA. Asks him to advertise his location in The Evening Star.

Unnamed, searching for her daughter, Lucy Gleed
Unnamed, searching for her daughter, Lucy Gleed, from Oakland, VA, near Leesburg, VA

Joseph Hamilton seeking his wife
Joseph Hamilton searching for his wife, Eliza Hamilton. Leave information with George E.H. Day, Washington DC.

Kesiah Abell searching for her daughters, Frances Taylor and Margaret Abel [aka Margaret Abell]
Unnamed, Washington, DC, searching for their daughters, Frances Taylor and Margaret Abel [aka Margaret Abell]. [Kesiah Abell's name is inferred from other ads she placed in search of her daughters]. Ad placed in March 1865, during the Civil War.

Caroline Hall searching for her daughter
Caroline Hall, Charles County, MD, searching for her daughter, Josephine Hall. Leave information with Mrs. Geo. Phillipson, Washington, DC.

Mary Millard searching for her daughter, Margaret Ritter Millard
Margaret, age 13, ran away from her mother. Ad placed in Washington, DC, in June 1865, two months after the Civil War.

Ralph Thomas searching for Eudora Johnson
Johnson, age 12, last seen in Washington, DC. Ad placed in May 1865, three weeks after the Civil War ended.
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