Anna Barnett searching for her son, Jesse Henry Johnson

Title

Anna Barnett searching for her son, Jesse Henry Johnson

Subject

"Seeking for the Lost" Information Wanted Ad

Description

Son born in Vicksburg, Mississippi. He left her two years ago [ca 1889] in Washington County, Mississippi.

Source

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

Date

May 23, 1891

Coverage

St. Louis, MO
Washington County, MS
Vicksburg, MS

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Transcription

JESSE HENRY JOHNSON—Is a brown skin youth with a broad face. He has large ears which stand off from his head. The first joint of the little finger of his left hand is off. He was born in Vicksburg, Miss. He is 18 years oly. He left me two years ago in Washington County, Miss. Addres, Anna Barnett, 3315 Manchester Road, St. Louis, Mo.

State

Missouri
Mississippi

Files

APPEAL_18910523_BARNETT_ANNA.jpg

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Citation

“Anna Barnett searching for her son, Jesse Henry Johnson,” "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, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3286.

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