Mary Green searching for her son, Lyman Green

Title

Mary Green searching for her son, Lyman Green

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Mary Green, in St. Louis, MO, searching for her son, who was raised on Milton Covington's plantation 25 miles north of Natchez, MS. Ad placed during the Civil War.

Source

Vicksburg Daily Herald (Vicksburg, MS)

Date

December 13, 1864

Coverage

St. Louis, MO
Memphis, TN
Natchez, MS (25 miles north of)

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Newspapers.com

Transcription

WANTED, INFORMATION,

OF a colored boy named LYMAN GREEN,
about 18 years old; was in Memphis
last winter; was raised on Milton Covington's
plantation, 25 miles north of Natchez.
Information of his whereabouts will be
thankfully received by his mother, Mary
Green, by addressing E. A. Hawks, St. Louis,
Mo. dec13-1t*

State

Missouri
Tennessee
Mississippi

Files

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Collection

Citation

“Mary Green searching for her son, Lyman Green,” Information Wanted Ad, Vicksburg Daily Herald (Vicksburg, MS), December 13, 1864, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 24, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3209.

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