She would like to find her mother. "I was sold during the second year of the war."
The Freeman (Indianapolis, IN)
July 15, 1893
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.
“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.