Mary Saunders

Title

Mary Saunders

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Mary Saunders is searching for her brothers.

Source

Chicago Defender (Chicago, IL)

Date

January 15, 1916

Coverage

Chicago, IL
Aberville, South Carolina [Abbeville, South Carolina?]
Vicksburg, MS
Jersey City, NJ

Contributor

Sarah Marcinik

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED

Information is wanted of Butler Hill and Newton Hill, Aberville, S.C., leaving that place in 1858, belonging to Billy Hill, slave owner. When last located they were at Vicksburg, Miss. Newton Hill was last heard from at Jersey City. Father was named Chas. Colbert and mother Sarah Tolbert. Sister living, Mary Colbert, 21 East 33d street, Chicago, Ill. She is Mary Saunders now.

State

Illinois
South Carolina
Mississippi
New Jersey

Files

CHI_19160115_SAUNDERS_MARY_SM.jpg

Citation

“Mary Saunders,” Information Wanted Ad, Chicago Defender (Chicago, IL), January 15, 1916, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed October 29, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3139.

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