Maria Ross searching for her family

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Title

Maria Ross searching for her family

Subject

Lost Friends Ad

Description

Maria Ross searching for her parents Lucinda and Major Sanders; sisters Susan and Margaret; uncles John and Harry; and aunts Bettie and Lillie.

Source

Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

May 10, 1883

Coverage

Yazoo City, MS
Carthage , TN

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

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Transcription

DEAR EDITOR:-- I want to find my people. I left them about fifty years ago in Smith county, Tenn. My mother's name was Lucinda Sanders; father was Major Sanders. I had two sisters, Susan and Margaret. I had two uncles, John and Harry; two aunts,Bettie and Lillie. We belonged to Squire Alexander. We lived near Carthage, Tenn. Address Maria Ross, Yazoo City, Miss., care of M. E. Church.

Files

SCA_1883510_ROSS.jpg

Citation

“Maria Ross searching for her family,” Lost Friends Ad, Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), May 10, 1883, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 20, 2017, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2019.

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