Josephine Smith is searching for her brother, Leroy Smith

Title

Josephine Smith is searching for her brother, Leroy Smith

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Smith, of Indianapolis, Indiana, is searching for her brother. They were separated during slavery.

Source

Daily Republican (Monongahela, PA)

Date

June 25, 1888

Coverage

Monongahela, Pennsylvania
Indianapolis, IN
Roscoe, Pennsylvania

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Transcription

WANTED.– Information as to the whereabouts
of Lerov Smith, (colored) will
be thankfully received by his sister, Josephine
Smith, of Indiadapolis, Ind. Brother and
sister were separated in the days of slavery,
and these two are the only ones now living.
A man by this name lived, at one time, either
at Wescoe or Roscoe. Anyone who can give
the desired information will please address
Box 421, Monongahela City, Pa.

State

Pennsylvania
Indiana

Files

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Collection

Citation

“Josephine Smith is searching for her brother, Leroy Smith,” Information Wanted Ad, Daily Republican (Monongahela, PA), June 25, 1888, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed July 9, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3434.

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