Celia searching for her children, Caroline Vickers and Joe Vickers

Title

Celia searching for her children, Caroline Vickers and Joe Vickers

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Celia, of Boonville, MO, searching for her children, Caroline Vickers and Joe Vickers

Source

State Journal (Jefferson City, MO)

Date

May 26, 1876

Coverage

Boonville, MO
Lake Glisteno, Glaiborne Parish, LA [Claiborne Parish, LA]

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Newspapers.com

Transcription

Information Wanted.
Some years before the war, Johr. L. Vickers,
who resided on Lake Glisteno, Glaiborne Parish,
La., was the owner of a colored woman,
Celia, who had two children, named Caroline
Vickers and Joe Vickers. Celia was sold into
Missouri and now resides near Boonville, and
the children were sold to other parties unknown
The mother is anxious to find her children, if
living, that she may go to them or they come
to her.
Papers in the West and South are requested
to copy this notice. -Boonville Eagle.

State

Missouri
Louisiana

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Citation

“Celia searching for her children, Caroline Vickers and Joe Vickers,” Information Wanted Ad, State Journal (Jefferson City, MO), May 26, 1876, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed December 4, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/1467.

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