Mary Jane Blair searching for her mother Susan Blair

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Title

Mary Jane Blair searching for her mother Susan Blair

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Mary Jane Blair searching for her mother Susan Blair from whom she was separated as a child. Mary Jane was taken from Arkansas to Tennessee.

Source

Daily Arkansas Gazette (Little Rock, AR)

Date

October 3, 1871

Coverage

Nashville, TN
AR (Arkansas)
TN (Tennessee)

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED.

Mary Jane Blair (colored) who was
taken from Arkansas to Tennessee, when
quite young, desires to know the whereabouts
of Susan Blair, her mother, who
formerly belonged to Dr. Blair. Any information
in regard to her—whether dead
or alive—will be thankfully received by
her daughter. Address Mary Jane Blair,
St. Paul's Chapel, Nashville, Tennessee.

The above was forwarded to us through
the mails, and we ask that the newspapers
of the state publish it.

State

Tennessee
Arkansas

Citation

“Mary Jane Blair searching for her mother Susan Blair,” Information Wanted Ad, Daily Arkansas Gazette (Little Rock, AR), October 3, 1871, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed March 7, 2021, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3323.

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