Betty Reynolds searching for her brother

Title

Betty Reynolds searching for her brother

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Betty Reynolds, Atlanta, GA, searching for brother, Saunk Joyce, sold in Mecklenburg, VA, several years before Civil War

Source

Colored American (Washington, DC)

Date

September 6, 1902

Coverage

Atlanta, GA
Mecklenburg County, VA

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers, Library of Congress

Transcription

Please Help Me Find My Brother
Saunk Joyce was sold in Mecklenburg, Virginia several years before the civil war to Cunnigan a Negro trader. His mother. Willie, was a slave on the Joyce plantation. He had One sister Betty, who is very anxious to find hlm. Any information will be gladly received.
MRS. BETTY REYNOLDS.
44 Parker street, Atlanta, Ga.

State

Georgia
Virginia

Files

The Colored American Washington DC. This Mar 21 1903 version is best image quality. This ad ran for several months..beginning Sep 6 1902.jp2

Citation

“Betty Reynolds searching for her brother,” Information Wanted Ad, Colored American (Washington, DC), September 6, 1902, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 7, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2196.

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  1. The Colored American Washington DC. This Mar 21 1903 version is best image quality. This ad ran for several months..beginning Sep 6 1902.jp2

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