Eliza Green searching for her mother, Frankie Hightower

Title

Eliza Green searching for her mother, Frankie Hightower

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Eliza Green searching for her mother, Frankie Hightower whom she left in Mossouri. Frankie belonged to Bill Hightower. Her brothers, Cane, Bruce, Lee, and Brown and sister Fannie were sold to Lem Jones and brought to Texas in wartime. She left mother and three brothers in Springfield, MO. She was sold to James Tinner at 15 years old and was taken to Arkansas, remained for two years, and was brought to Red River county, Texas. She went by the name Louisa Tinner but now goes by the name Eliza Green. She has heard her mother was sold and taken to Louisiana.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

April 7, 1884

Coverage

Clarksville, TX
Springfield, MO
Red River County, TX
LA (Louisiana)

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

State

Texas
Missouri
Louisiana

Files

Eliza Green 4-7-1884.tif

Citation

“Eliza Green searching for her mother, Frankie Hightower,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), April 7, 1884, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 14, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2464.

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