Geo. Gardener searching for his father, Jacob Gardener

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Title

Geo. Gardener searching for his father, Jacob Gardener

Subject

"Seeking for the Lost" Information Wanted Ad

Description

His father was freed in 1846, in Trimble County, Kentucky, and then went to Hanover, Indiana.

Source

Appeal: A National Afro-American Newspaper (St. Paul and Minneapolis, MN)

Date

May 23, 1891

Coverage

Chicago, IL
Hanover, IN
Madison, IN (near)
Trimble County, KY

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Scripto

Transcription

JACOB GARDENER—Geo. Gardener desires information in regard to his father Jacob Gardener who was a slave belonging to Thomas G. Gardener, Trimble Co., Ky., was freed in 1S46, went to Han over, Ind., near Madison, where he worked for Dr. Hayes, He carried with him his wife and one daughter named Martha Elizabeth Gardener. Address, Geo. Gardener, 2531 Dearborn street, Chicago, Ill.

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Citation

“Geo. Gardener searching for his father, Jacob Gardener,” "Seeking for the Lost" Information Wanted Ad, Appeal: A National Afro-American Newspaper (St. Paul and Minneapolis, MN), May 23, 1891, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed October 21, 2018, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3283.

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