John Thompson and Kitty Owens reunited and married after 25 years

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John Thompson and Kitty Owens reunited and married after 25 years

Subject

Other (Newspaper Article)

Description

Thompson and Owens enslaved on same plantation in Morgan County, Tennessee. They were separated during the Civil War but reunited in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1894 and married there.

Source

Louisville Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY)

Date

January 17, 1894

Coverage

Louisville, KY
Louisville, KY
Morgan County, TN

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

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LOUISVILLECOURIERJOURNAL_18940117_THOMPSON_JOHN.jpg

Citation

“John Thompson and Kitty Owens reunited and married after 25 years,” Other (Newspaper Article), Louisville Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY), January 17, 1894, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed June 25, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3359.

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