Eliza Jones searching for her uncle, Sam Roberson

Title

Eliza Jones searching for her uncle, Sam Roberson

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Mrs. Eliza Jones searching for her father's brother, Sam Roberson, son of Moses Roberson

Source

Houston Daily Post (Houston, TX)

Date

February 24, 1898

Coverage

Omen, Smith County, Texas
Crockett, Houston County, Texas (close to)

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Transcription

Information Wanted.
Omen, Smith County, Texas, February
19.---Information wanted of my uncle, Sam
Roberson; he is my father's brother. His
father's name was Moses Roberson. The
last I heard of him he lived close to
Crockett, Houston county. Any information
of his whereabouts will be thankfully
received. Mrs. Eliza Jones,
Omen, Smith County, Texas.

State

Texas

Files

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Collection

Citation

“Eliza Jones searching for her uncle, Sam Roberson,” Information Wanted Ad, Houston Daily Post (Houston, TX), February 24, 1898, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 7, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3035.

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