Rachael McElvin looking for family

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Title

Rachael McElvin looking for family

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Rachael McElvin is looking for her parents Jim and Judy McElvine (sic) and siblings Frank, Dennis, Chilly, Elen, Louisa, Lilly, Betsy, and Lellis.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

February 20, 1879

Coverage

New Orleans, LA
Augusta, GA

Contributor

Karyna Hlyvynska

Scripto

Transcription

Editor SOUTHWESTERN--I desire
to know the whereabouts of friends.
My father and mother was named
Jim and Judy McElvine. I had
three brothers and give sisters;
Frank, Dennis and Chilly, Elen,
Louisa, Lilly, Betsy and Lelllis.
We belonged to Mr. William Davis,
Burke county, Georgia. We were
parted 13 years ago at Augusta,
Georgia. Please address
RACHAEL MCELVIN
Pleasant Plains Church,
New Orleans, La.

Files

McElvin feb 20 79.jpg

Citation

“Rachael McElvin looking for family,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), February 20, 1879, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 17, 2017, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/1171.

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