Mrs. Jane Drake/Jane Shanklin searching for her son, John Gardner

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Title

Mrs. Jane Drake/Jane Shanklin searching for her son, John Gardner

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Mrs. Drake last saw her son in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1864 [during the Civil War]. She formerly belonged to Mr. Shanklin.

Source

Huntsville Journal (Huntsville, AL)

Date

March 6, 1896

Coverage

Huntsville, Alabama
Nashville, Tennessee

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Relation

An earlier version of this ad, published in the Huntsville Journal on November 8, 1895, contains this slightly different text:

"Wants to Hear From Her Son.
Mrs Jane Drake, whose former name was Jane Shanklin, wishes information of her son John Gardner, who she last saw in Nashville, Tenn.. in 1865. Any information will be thankfully received. Write to the Editor of this paper or Mrs Drake at this place. 3m"

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Transcription

Wantes Information of Her Son.
Mrs Jane Drake, who formerly be-
longed to Mr Shanklin wants informa-
tion of her son,John Gardner. She last
saw him in Nashville, Tenn., in the lat-
ter part of 1864. Address Mrs Jane
Drake care The Journal. tf

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Citation

“Mrs. Jane Drake/Jane Shanklin searching for her son, John Gardner,” Information Wanted Ad, Huntsville Journal (Huntsville, AL), March 6, 1896, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 20, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3396.

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