Bunk Hilliard searching for his wife Annie

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Title

Bunk Hilliard searching for his wife Annie

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Bunk Hilliard is searching for his wife Annie Sterling. She belonged to a man in Georgia called Whit Sterling. She had a daughter Francis whom she left in LaGrange, GA. His wife was sold to a Mr. Barley who lived in Lafourche, LA during the war. The last he heard of her, she was married again to Benjamin Shankins who lived in town. She was traded for horses and mules. He went by Buck Sterling but now goes by Bunk Hilliard.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

October 30, 1884

Coverage

Hackberry, TX
LaGrange, GA
Lafourche, LA

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

Files

Bunk Hilliard 10-30-1884.tif

Citation

“Bunk Hilliard searching for his wife Annie,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), October 30, 1884, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 17, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2427.

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