Matilda Waricks (formerly Matilda Woods) searching for her parents

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Title

Matilda Waricks (formerly Matilda Woods) searching for her parents

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Matilda Waricks, Burlington, KS, searching for her parents, formerly enslaved in Hardeman County, TN

Source

Bolivar Bulletin (Bolivar, TN)

Date

January 29, 1870

Coverage

Burlington, KS
Hardeman County, TN

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Scripto

Transcription

WANTED TO KNOW.-Matilda Waricks,
formerly Matilda Woods, colored, of Burl
ington, Kansas, desires us to advertise for
her the whereabouts of her parents; she
says her father belonged to a man named
Futrell and her mother to Fennel Woods, of
this county. Call at this office for informa-
tion.

Files

Bolivar Bulletin. Bolivar in Hardeman County TN. Jan 29 1870.jp2

Citation

“Matilda Waricks (formerly Matilda Woods) searching for her parents,” Information Wanted Ad, Bolivar Bulletin (Bolivar, TN), January 29, 1870, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed December 11, 2017, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2806.

Transcribe This Item

  1. Bolivar Bulletin. Bolivar in Hardeman County TN. Jan 29 1870.jp2