Harriett Bennett

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Title

Harriett Bennett

Subject

Lost Relatives

Description

She would like to find her mother. "I was sold during the second year of the war."

Source

The Freeman (Indianapolis, IN)

Date

July 15, 1893

Coverage

Danville, Virginia

Contributor

Bonnie Loden

Scripto

Transcription

I would like to know the whereabouts of my mother. Her name is. Susan Basley. My father's name is Solomon Bailay; my brother's, Nelson Bailey; my sister's Martha Bailey. She married a man by the name of Nick McDaniel. I was sold from my people the second year of the war. Sold by a man named Cicero Vick, of Ashville, N. C. Any information concerning them will be gladly received by Harriett Bennett, 768 Union street, Danville, Va.

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Citation

“Harriett Bennett,” Lost Relatives, The Freeman (Indianapolis, IN), July 15, 1893, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed October 21, 2018, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3085.

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