Elizabeth Butler searching for her mother and sisters

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Title

Elizabeth Butler searching for her mother and sisters

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Butler's mother, Anna Brown/Anna Blackwell, and three sisters were brought from Virginia to New Orleans about 1830 and sold there. Butler placed this antebellum ad in 1840.

Source

Daily Picayune (New Orleans, LA)

Date

May 30, 1840

Coverage

New Orleans, Louisiana
New Orleans, Louisiana
Virginia

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Files

DAILYPICAYUNE_18400530_BUTLER_ELIZABETH.jpg

Citation

“Elizabeth Butler searching for her mother and sisters,” Information Wanted Ad, Daily Picayune (New Orleans, LA), May 30, 1840, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 13, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3460.

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