Louisa West searching for son, Thomas Russel

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Title

Louisa West searching for son, Thomas Russel

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Louisa West, Jonesborough, TN, searching for son, Thomas Russel. A Confederate lieutenant took him to Richmond, VA in 1865.

Source

Union Flag (Jonesborough, TN)

Date

June 5, 1868

Coverage

Jonesborough, TN
Richmond, VA

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Newspapers.com

Scripto

Transcription

Information Wanted!
Information is wanted in regard to the
whereabouts of Thomas Russel (colored,)
who was taken away in 1865, by a rebel
Lieutenant, to Richmond, Va., since which
time he has not been heard from.
His mother will be thankful if the newspapers
throughout the country will copy this
notice. Address LOUISA WEST, (Col.)
Jonesboro, Tenn.

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Citation

“Louisa West searching for son, Thomas Russel,” Information Wanted Ad, Union Flag (Jonesborough, TN), June 5, 1868, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 21, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/1658.

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