The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children of New York is searching for James Davis's family

Title

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children of New York is searching for James Davis's family

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

James Davis claims he lives in Richmond, Virginia. Son of Annie Van Netten.

Source

Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA)

Date

August 10, 1901

Coverage

New York, NY
Richmond, VA
Farmville, VA

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Transcription

Do You Know Them?

The Society for the Prevention of
Cruelty to Children of New York has in
its charge a boy who gives his name as
James Davis, claims he lives at No. 66
John street, Richmond, Va., and that
his mother remarried, her present name
being Annie Van Netten. She has two
other children, Fannie and Stephen.

They first lived at Farmville, Va.,
where his uncles, Brants and Tucker
lived.

Any information concerning them
will be thankfully received.

Address,
NEW YORK SO. CRUELTY
TO CHILDREN,
No. 297 4th Ave.
Cor. East 23rd St.

State

New York
Virginia

Files

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Citation

“The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children of New York is searching for James Davis's family,” Information Wanted Ad, Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA), August 10, 1901, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed October 21, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3383.

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