Caroline Holloway searching for her sister Francis

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Title

Caroline Holloway searching for her sister Francis

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Caroline Holloway is searching for her sister Francis. They all belonged to the Austins at Chillicote, Missouri. Her mother's name was Cloa, who died by hanging herself. There were three children, Amos, Francis and herself, Caroline. Francis was sold about 26 or 27 years ago to a speculator by the name of Bess. She had one child when she was sold. She was a bring Mulatto. Caroline was sold to the same speculator a little while after and was brought south.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

June 12, 1884

Coverage

Muskogee, Indian Territory (Oklahoma)
Chillicote, Missouri

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

Files

Caroline Holloway 6-12-1884.tif

Citation

“Caroline Holloway searching for her sister Francis,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), June 12, 1884, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed December 5, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2432.

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