Amanda Griffin searching for her son, William "Pepper" Griffin

Title

Amanda Griffin searching for her son, William "Pepper" Griffin

Subject

Do You Know Him?

Description

Amanda Griffin searching for her son, Pepper Griffin, a prize fighter [boxer]

Source

Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA)

Date

February 1, 1902

Coverage

Richmond, VA
Philadelphia, PA

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Transcription

Do You Know Him?
I desire to know the whereabouts of
of William Griffin, better known as
Pepper Griffin, a prize fighter. When last
heard of he was in Philadelphia, Pa.
His mother's name is Amanda Griffin.
Any information will be gladly
received by addressing
MRS. AMANDA GRIFFIN,
1306 E. Leigh street,
Richmond, Va.
Philadelphia and Jamestown papers please copy.

State

Virginia
Pennsylvania

Files

RICHMONDPLANET_19020201_GRIFFIN_AMANDA.jpg

Citation

“Amanda Griffin searching for her son, William "Pepper" Griffin,” Do You Know Him?, Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA), February 1, 1902, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 18, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3034.

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