Mrs. Kate Washington Smith seeks mother

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Title

Mrs. Kate Washington Smith seeks mother

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

The ad is searching for Ann Washington, mother of Mrs. Kate Smith (nee) Washington.

Source

The Cleveland Gazette (Cleveland, OH)

Date

July 26, 1884

Coverage

Akron, Ohio
Zanesville, Ohio

Contributor

Annelyse Scopel

Publisher

Readex African American Newspapers, Series I

Scripto

Transcription

Exchanges Please Copy.
To the Editor of Gazette:
Mrs. Kate Smith (nee) Washington of Akron, desires to find the whereabouts of her mother, who, she thinks, resides in Zanesville (or was there when last heard of). The name of her mother is Ann Washington, who gave her daughter to white people to raise when one year old. Any information will be thankfully received. Address Miss O. E. Prince, 169 Broadway, Akron, O.

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Citation

“Mrs. Kate Washington Smith seeks mother,” Information Wanted Ad, The Cleveland Gazette (Cleveland, OH), July 26, 1884, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed June 24, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3480.

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