Mrs. Sue Jones

Title

Mrs. Sue Jones

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Jones is searching for anyone, "white person or ex-slave," who lived on the plantation of David Roach, on Wolf Lake, Yazoo County, Mississippi, during the Civil War. [Possibly to gather testimony for a Civil War widow's pension?]

Source

Yazoo City Herald (Yazoo City, MS)

Date

March 16, 1900

Coverage

Thayer, MO
Wolf Lake, Yazoo County, MS

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Relation

The 1900 U.S. census indicates that Sue Jones, living in Thayer, Missouri, was white and a widow, born in Mississippi in 1850.

Transcription

Information Wanted.

Any white person or ex-slave that lived
on the plantation of the late David Roach
on Wolf Lake, Yazoo county, during the
war, will confer a favor by sending their
names and post-office address to either the
Herald Office, Yazoo City, or to

MRS. SUE JONES,
Thayer, Missouri.
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State

Missouri
Mississippi

Files

YAZOOCITYHERALD_19000316_JONES_SUE.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Mrs. Sue Jones,” Information Wanted Ad, Yazoo City Herald (Yazoo City, MS), March 16, 1900, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 24, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3329.

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