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A short story of a mother's search for her daughter

Interior Journal. Stanford KY. Feb 9 1906.jp2
Looking for Moses Ballard, Civil War veteran, or his heirs [possibly related to a Civil War veteran's pension?]

Billings Herald. Billings MT. Mar 15 1884.jp2
H.W. Marshall, Hannibal, MO, searching for James Marshall

Evening Star. Washington DC. May 13 1865.jp2
Joseph Hamilton searching for his wife, Eliza Hamilton. Leave information with George E.H. Day, Washington DC.

Daily Dispatch. Richmond VA Oct 17 1870.jp2
James Hill, Richmond, VA, searching for his parents, Archer Hill and Julia Hill, who followed the army from Staunton, VA, in 1863. Has heard they are now in Ohio.

Omaha Daily Bee. Dec 8 1911.jp2
Sperrial Peyton Brooks, Omaha, NE, searching for his mother and fifteen siblings. His mother "gave him away to a neighbor to raise." Unclear if his mother was enslaved or free at the time.

Alexandria Gazette June 4 1868.jp2
Patty Varner searching for her son, Vincent Varner

Clinch Valley News. Tazewell Courthouse VA Aug 26 1892.jp2
The Clinch Valley News is informing Betsy Chatman/Betsy Chapman of Smithfield, VA, that her brother, George Chatman/George Chapman, who she'd searched for through the Charlotte Gazette, is dead

The Watchman and Southron. Sumter SC. Dec 23 1896.jp2
Frank Fleming, Nashville, TN, searching for his uncles, Robert Tigg and Littlejohn Vance, South Carolina

Daily Evening Bulletin. Maysville KY May 10 1883.jp2
Unnamed, Maysville, KY, searching for her son, George Swazer, who has been missing from Maysville since December 1882.
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