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DAILYMEMPHISAVALANCHE_18741124_CREAMER_LIZZIE.jpg
Julia Creamer was taken from Memphis, TN, by John Creamer.

DAILYMEMPHISAVALANCHE_18770731_DUNCAN_FILMAN_REV.jpg
Unnamed person searching for Rev. Filman Duncan. He resided in Memphis, TN, three of four years ago [ca. 1873 or ca. 1874].

HARRISBURGTELEGRAPH_18680909_SNYDER_JOHN.jpg
William Snyder, age 12, left his home in Harrisburg, PA, in August 1868 to go to Sunday school. Has been missing for over a week. Ad placed in 1868, during Reconstruction.

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Butler, age 15, last seen leaving his home in Baltimore, MD. Ad placed in 1869 (during Reconstruction). Description of his appearance and clothing provided.

MEMPHISDAILYAPPEAL_18821020_WHITE_WILLIAM.jpg
George White (known as Turner White before the Civil War) was born in Panola County, MS, and "formerly belonged to" Col. F.M. White. He was in the army. Mustered out in Mobile, AL, in 1867.

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Delmer's mother is searching for him. He was formerly "owned" by Edgar McKenney, of Virginia, and is supposed to be in north Alabama. Ad placed in 1871, during Reconstruction. Delmer was then about 20 years old.

SAVANNAHMORNINGNEWS_1880804_SAFOLD_HENRY.jpg
Saffold is searching for any officer or man of Co. E, 135th Regiment, U.S. Colored Troops. Saffold is trying to get a Civil War veteran's pension.

WEEKLYFLORIDIAN_18830605_PATTON_WM.jpg
Patton was brought from Jackson, TN, to Leon County, FL, about 40 years ago [ca. 1843], as an enslaved young man. His mother's name was Nellie Holmes, and his brothers were Tom and Littleton.

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Bowen escaped from slavery, near St. Francisville, MO, in 1859. He presumably went to Chicago and, from there, to Canada.
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