Frances was taken from her mother, in Cumberland, Maryland, to Natchez, Mississippi, and then New Orleans, Louisiana. Her mother, Henny Butler, received letters from her but needs her address in New Orleans to reply. An antebellum ad (from 1843).
Gibson searching for Frederick Gibson and Thomas Barrick. She left Baltimore [presumably sold] in 1844. Has been separated from her sons since. Address Rev. A. Ross, pastor of Wesley Chapel, New Orleans, LA.