Jane N. Watson

Title

Jane N. Watson

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Jane N. Watson searching for her son James Watson.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

April 13th, 1867

Coverage

Chester, Delaware Co., PA
Philadelphia, PA
Boston, MA
Callao, Peru
China

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

Information wanted of my son, James
Watson, who left Philadelphia in 1861 and
shipped in Boston in the ship Lydia Scofield.
The last I heard of him was in 1862. He
was then in Callao, Peru, and expected to
sail to the Chinese Island. He was five
feet eleven inches high, light complexion,
sandy hair, dark hazel eyes. Any informa-
tion of him will be thankfully received by
his mother, JANE N. WATSON,
Chester, Delaware county, Pa.
aprl13-1t Care of William Murphy.

State

Delaware
Pennsylvania
Massachusetts
Peru
China

Files

Watson.TIF

Citation

“Jane N. Watson,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), April 13th, 1867, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed October 1, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/258.

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