Moses Baker searching for his sister Martha

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Title

Moses Baker searching for his sister Martha

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Moses Baker is searching for his sister Martha who was sold from him in Cumberland County, KY. Their owners were John Milton Baker and Mrs. Polly Baker. Their mother's name was Lisey Baker and they had one brother, Ben Baker, and a sister, Sally Baker. Another sister Martha was sold to someone in Tennessee, Moses forgets the name. The remaining kids were raised by an Aunt Rear Alexander and her husband Patrick Alexander. Moses and his brother are in Red River County, TX. His mother and sister Sally are dead.

Source

The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

June 12, 1884

Coverage

Clarkeville, TX
Cumberland County, KY
Tennessee
Red River County, TX

Contributor

Daniel Runyon

Files

Moses C. Baker 6-12-1884.tif

Citation

“Moses Baker searching for his sister Martha,” Information Wanted Ad, The Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), June 12, 1884, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed April 5, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2613.

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