Dianna Johnson searching for her relatives

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Title

Dianna Johnson searching for her relatives

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Dianna Johnson searching for her relatives who she left in North Carolina. Her mother's name was Hannah Hellard, her sisters Jinsey, Flora, and Lucy, and brothers John, Benjamin and Miles Calvin. Her father was Jack Hellard. Her mother had twins but she doesn't remember their names. She was sold to a speculator named Bill Hadin who brought her to Alabama, then Texas where she has lived ever since.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

July 15, 1885

Coverage

Goliad, TX
North Carolina

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

Relation

Nearly identical to: http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2447. Some differences in spelling of names: Dianah instead of Dianna, Hilliard instead of Hellard, Hardin instead of Hadin. She also mentions that her father died when she was an infant and the family grew up in Roan County, NC.

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Dianna Johnson 7-15-1885.tif

Citation

“Dianna Johnson searching for her relatives,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), July 15, 1885, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 12, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2448.

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