Bettie Moore searching for her sisters, Anna Liza Brown and Cornelius, and brother Walter Bell

Title

Bettie Moore searching for her sisters, Anna Liza Brown and Cornelius, and brother Walter Bell

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Bettie Moore is searching for her sisters, Anna Liza Brown and Cornelius, and brother Walter Bell. The first sister was born from her father, Norvel Bell's first wife Maria Bishop, while her, Walter, and Cornelius were born from his second wife, Kate Houston. Her father is dead but she expects her sisters are living. She left them in Galveston, TX and wishes pastors of the Texas Conference to read this to their congregation.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

October 8, 1885

Coverage

Winchester, Fayette County, TX
Galveston, TX

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

State

Texas

Files

Bettie Moore 10-8-1885.tif

Citation

“Bettie Moore searching for her sisters, Anna Liza Brown and Cornelius, and brother Walter Bell,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), October 8, 1885, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 6, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2422.

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