Anthony Grifnin [Griffin?] searching for his father Anthony Dardy, mother Amy Davenport, sisters Ann and Louisa Dardy, and brothers Saudy, Bob, and Isam Davenport

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Anthony Grifnin [Griffin?] searching for his father Anthony Dardy, mother Amy Davenport, sisters Ann and Louisa Dardy, and brothers Saudy, Bob, and Isam Davenport

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Information Wanted Ad

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Anthony Grifnin [Griffin?] searching for his father Anthony Dardy, mother Amy Davenport, sisters Ann and Louisa Dardy, and brothers Saudy, Bob, and Isam Davenport. His father was from Troupe County, GA and his mother was from Clark County, GA. He has not seen any of them in 49 years. He went to Holmes County, MS with Dick Williams who had married Jane Praeir and lived there for three years before being sold to Sam Townsand and moved to Marion, Perry County, AL.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

April 24, 1884

Coverage

Topeka, KS
Troupe County, GA
Clark County, GA
Holmes County, MS
Marion, Perry County, AL

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

Relation

Link to notification of Isam Davenport's death: http://informationwanted.org/items/show/id/2417

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MR. EDITOR-I wish to inquire
for my relatives. We were eight
in family, in the State of Georgia.
Father was named Anthody [Anthony?] Dardy,
in Troupe co. Mother was named
Amy Davenport, in Clark county.
Sisters Ann Dardy, Louisia Dardy;
brothers, Saudy Davenport, Bob.
Davenport, Isam Davenport. I
have not seen any of these since 49
years ago. I went to Holmes county
Mississippi with Dick Williams,
who had married Jane Praeir, the
daughter of Dick Praeir, and lived
there three years, and then I was
sold to Sam Townsand, and moved
to Marion, Perry county, Alabama.
Address me, No. 50 Jefferson street,
Topeka, Kansas.

ANTHONY GRIFNIN.

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“Anthony Grifnin [Griffin?] searching for his father Anthony Dardy, mother Amy Davenport, sisters Ann and Louisa Dardy, and brothers Saudy, Bob, and Isam Davenport,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), April 24, 1884, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 22, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2407.

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