Hyson Duncan searching for his mother, brothers, and sisters

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Title

Hyson Duncan searching for his mother, brothers, and sisters

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

They belonged to James Duncan, near Russellville, Logan County, Kentucky, and were separated 46 years ago [ca 1846].

Source

Baptist Times (Garnett, KS)

Date

March 1892 [published in a monthly African American Baptist newspaper]

Coverage

Garnett, Kansas
Russelville [Russellville], Logan County, Kentucky

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Relation

Several people enslaved by this Duncan family, of Logan County, Kentucky, sued the Duncans for freedom in the St. Louis, Missouri Circuit Court. See scholarship by Anne Twitty, Kelly Kennington, Lea VanderVelde, Robert J. Moore, Jesse Nasta, etc., on the antebellum St. Louis freedom suits.

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BAPTISTTIMES_189203_DUNCAN_HYSON.jpg

Citation

“Hyson Duncan searching for his mother, brothers, and sisters,” Information Wanted Ad, Baptist Times (Garnett, KS), March 1892 [published in a monthly African American Baptist newspaper], Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed June 25, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3435.

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