Rachel Plage searching for her son and daughter

Title

Rachel Plage searching for her son and daughter

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Rachel Plage searching for her son and daughter, Dockey and Mary Lane.

Source

Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

May 3, 1883

Coverage

Locksburg, AR
Brazos City, TX

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

MR. EDITOR:--I wish to hear of my son and daughter, Mary and Dockey Lane. I have not of heard them since one year before the war; at that time Dockey was nine years and Mary 8 years of age. When I least heard from them they were in Brazos City, Texas. Their young mistress was Loota Laines, 12 years of age. Address their mother, care of Rev. G.W. Baber, Locksburg, Ark. RACHEL PLAGE.

State

Arkansas
Texas

Files

SCA_188353_PLAGE.jpg

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Citation

“Rachel Plage searching for her son and daughter,” Information Wanted Ad, Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), May 3, 1883, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 12, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2007.

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