Becky Henry searching for her sister Liza Tracy

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Title

Becky Henry searching for her sister Liza Tracy

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Becky Henry is searching for her sister Liza Tracy who she left in Georgia two miles outside of Allatoona. She was taken to the ironworks by her master Bird Tracy and the last time Becky heard from her was in 1855. Tracy had bought her from Leonard Huff, whom the rest of the family belonged to. Leonard Huff brought the rest of the family, nine in total, to Caldwell County, TX in 1856 and they have been there ever since. Becky is married now and goes by the name Henry.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

April 24, 1884

Coverage

Luling, Caldwell County, TX
Allatoona, GA
Caldwell County, TX

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

Files

Becky Henry 4-24-1884.tif

Citation

“Becky Henry searching for her sister Liza Tracy,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), April 24, 1884, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 20, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2418.

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