Kesia Able searching for her daughter, Frenes Taylor [Frances Taylor]

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Title

Kesia Able searching for her daughter, Frenes Taylor [Frances Taylor]

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Able, in Washington, DC, is searching for her daughter, who was in Richmond, Virginia, when last heard from. Ad placed in May 1867, during Reconstruction.

Source

Evening Star (Washington, DC)

Date

May 1, 1867

Coverage

Washington, District of Columbia
Richmond, Virginia

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Relation

Kesiah Abell/Kesiah Abel/Kesiah Able aka Kesia Abell/Kesia Abel/Kesia Able placed at least three ads in search of her daughter Frances Taylor and/or her daughter Margaret Abell/Margarat Abel/Margaret Able in the Evening Star (Washington, DC). See: The Evening Star, July 23, 1863, March 9, 1865, and May 1, 1867 for the three ads.

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EVENINGSTAR_18670501_ABLE_KESIA.jpg

Citation

“Kesia Able searching for her daughter, Frenes Taylor [Frances Taylor],” Information Wanted Ad, Evening Star (Washington, DC), May 1, 1867, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed May 26, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3419.

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