Araminta Turner

Title

Araminta Turner

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Araminta Taylor searching for her husband Alexander Turner/Thorpe

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

June 12th, 1869

Coverage

Philadelphia, PA
Mobile, AL
TX (Texas)
Winchester, TN

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED.
Araminta Turner (formerly Clements),
from Mobile, Ala., is desirous of learning
the whereabouts of her husband, Alexander
Turner, known also as Alexander Thorpe.
Before the war he was taken to Texas by
his owner, Col. Thorpe. Since that time
she has not seen him. Her owner took
her to Winchester, Tennessee. Should Mr.
Armistead Saxon or any of the friends of
the above named see this, they will confer a
favor by addressing any information to
Mrs. ARAMINTA TURNER,
Care Christian Recorder, [italics]
Philadelphia, Pa.
N. B.--Ministers in Alabama, Texas or
Tennessee will please read this notice in
their churches.
June 12--1mo.

State

Pennsylvania
Alabama
Texas
Tennessee

Files

Turner.TIF

Citation

“Araminta Turner,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), June 12th, 1869, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 7, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/336.

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