George Williams

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Title

George Williams

Subject

Do You Know Him?

Description

George Williams is looking for his mother, Lucy, sisters, Agnes and Lucinda, and brothers, William, Aaron, James and Peter.

Source

The Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA)

Date

February 3, 1900

Coverage

Alexandria, VA
Edgeworth, Abermale County, VA

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

Scripto

Transcription

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To the Richmond Planet:

I am hunting my relations. My
mother was named Lucy and her two
daughters were Agnes and Lucinda,
and my brothers were named William,
Aaron, James and Peter. All were
sold in 1844. Their master's name was
Gen. Wm. F. Gordon from Edgeworth,
Albemarle County, Va. The man that
brought them was named Poindexter.
He carried them down Mississippi, I
am the oldest son of my mother who is
making inquiry, George Williams.
Any information will be gladly received
at 414 N. Patrick St., Alexandria,
Va. 3 - 1 20 00.

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Citation

“George Williams,” Do You Know Him?, The Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA), February 3, 1900, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed April 5, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/1059.

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