Thomas Young looking for mother's family

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Title

Thomas Young looking for mother's family

Subject

Lost Friends

Description

Thomas Young is looking for the family of his mother Mary Duken who ran away form her master

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

April 10, 1879

Coverage

Batesville, MS
Frederick County, VA

Contributor

Karyna Hlyvynska

Scripto

Transcription

DEAR EDITOR : I desire to in-
quire for my mother's people. Her
name is Mary Duken; father's
name was Reuben; grand mothers
Kittie. Mother is from Frederick
county, Virginia. The last man
she belonged to was Robert Mar-
shall. He was going to whip her
one day, and she ran off to Win-
chester, Virginia, in April (year
unknown) and stayed until October.
She had four brothers Robert,
Reuben, Randall and John and
two sisters Sneizer and Arkania ;
and an aunt Eliza. Address
THOMAS YOUNG.
Care Rev. C. L. Crump, Batesville
Miss.

Files

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Citation

“Thomas Young looking for mother's family,” Lost Friends, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), April 10, 1879, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 20, 2017, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/1320.

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