Ephraim Allen

Title

Ephraim Allen

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Ephraim Allen searching for his mother Lucy Smith, brother Peter, aunt Sarah Smith, and his cousins Peter, Jane and Edmund Smith.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

November 21st, 1868

Coverage

Philadelphia, PA
Hopkinsville, KY
LA (Louisiana)
Summerville, TN

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED
Of my mother, Lucy Smith, of Hopkinsville,
Ky., formerly the slave of Dr. Smith. She
was sold to a Mr. Jenks, of Louisiana. Of
my aunt, Sarah Smith, sold to Mrs. Rhodes,
of Summerville, Tenn. Of my brother, Pe-
ter, and my cousins Ann and Jane Smith,
sold to Edd. Dickerson, negro trader. Also
of my cousin, Edmund Smith, sold to Squire
Black. EPHRAIM ALLEN,
332 Grisom St., Philadelphia, Pa.
Nov. 21--1mo.

State

Pennsylvania
Kentucky
Louisiana
Tennessee

Files

Smith.TIF

Citation

“Ephraim Allen,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), November 21st, 1868, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 24, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/320.

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