Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson searching for her husband, Sypio Johnson

Title

Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson searching for her husband, Sypio Johnson

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Searcher is in Washington, DC. She has not heard from her husband since before "the rebellion" [the Civil War], when he left her on a visit from Macon, Mississippi. Ad placed in 1866, during Reconstruction.

Source

Evening Star (Washington, DC)

Date

June 25, 1866

Coverage

Washington, DC
Macon, Mississippi

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Transcription

PERSONAL.

NOTICE

TO MY HUSBAND, SYPIO JOHNSON, COLored,
or to any of his friends, that any information
will be thankfully received by his wife, who has
not seen or heard from him since before the rebellion,
when he left me on visit from Macon, Miss.
Address 214 H street west.

je 25-3t* MRS ELIZABETH JOHNSON.

State

Washington, DC
Mississippi

Files

EVENINGSTAR_18660625_JOHNSON_MRS._ELIZABETH.jpg

Citation

“Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson searching for her husband, Sypio Johnson,” Information Wanted Ad, Evening Star (Washington, DC), June 25, 1866, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed July 4, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3536.

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