Lewis Blackwell

Title

Lewis Blackwell

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Lewis Blackwell searching for his son Charles Blackwell.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

May 8th, 1869

Coverage

Lancaster Court House, VA
MS (Mississippi)

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED
Of my son Charles Blackwell. He was sold
from me in Lancaster county, Virginia, ten
years ago, when quite young. He was sold
from the estate of Mr. Joseph Beacham to
Mr. Lewis Dix, and then taken to Mississip-
pi. I am an old man and need the compan-
ionship of my son. Any assistance in se-
curing information of his whereabouts will
be thankfully received. Ministers in Mis-
sisippi and throughout the entire country
will please read in their churches. Address
information to my address,
LEWIS BLACKWELL.
Lancaster Court House,
may8-2t. Virginia.

State

Virginia
Mississippi

Files

Blackwell.TIF

Citation

“Lewis Blackwell,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), May 8th, 1869, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 24, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/334.

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