Gracy Boyd searching for her daughters, Mary Boyd and Peggy Boyd

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Title

Gracy Boyd searching for her daughters, Mary Boyd and Peggy Boyd

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Boyd placed this ad in 1841, twenty years before the Civil War. Her daughters had been sold about twenty years earlier [ca 1821] by George Boyd, of Nashville, to Blount Robertson, of Louisiana.

Source

Daily Picayune (New Orleans, LA)

Date

June 13, 1841

Coverage

New Orleans, LA
LA
Nashville, TN

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Newspapers.com

Files

DAILYPICAYUNE_18410613_BOYD_GRACY.jpg

Citation

“Gracy Boyd searching for her daughters, Mary Boyd and Peggy Boyd,” Information Wanted Ad, Daily Picayune (New Orleans, LA), June 13, 1841, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 19, 2018, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3227.

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