Robert Byard (two ads)

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Title

Robert Byard (two ads)

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Mrs. Byard seeking information on her husband, Robert Byard, who enlisted in Company C, 4th Massachusetts U.S. Colored Troops, 1865. She needs the information to obtain a Civil War widow's pension. The reply to her ad is also attached.

Source

St. Albans Daily Messenger (St. Albans, VT)

Date

November 26, 1898

Coverage

New Rochelle, New York
St. Albans, Vermont
Medford, Massachusetts

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Relation

The St. Albans Daily Messenger, December 10, 1898: Calvin H. Clark, Overseer of the Poor in Medford, Massachusetts, replied to the ad, stating that a man named Robert Byard died in that town on October 28, 1898.

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ST.ALBANSDAILYMESSENGER_18981126_BAYARD_MRS.jpg
ST.ALBANSDAILYMESSENGER_18981210_BAYARD_REPLY.jpg

Citation

“Robert Byard (two ads),” Information Wanted Ad, St. Albans Daily Messenger (St. Albans, VT), November 26, 1898, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 17, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3493.

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  2. ST.ALBANSDAILYMESSENGER_18981210_BAYARD_REPLY.jpg

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