Carolina Thomas searching for her son, Aron Thomas

Title

Carolina Thomas searching for her son, Aron Thomas

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Carolina and her son "belonged to" Lucinda Cutler, Dinwiddie County, VA. Aron is seven years old and came away with Louisa Booz from City Point, VA, last year [ca. 1865]. Ad placed in 1866, during Reconstruction.

Source

Evening Star (Washington, DC)

Date

August 9, 1866

Coverage

Washington, DC
City Point, Virginia
Dinwiddie County, VA
Dinwiddie County, VA

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Transcription

PERSONAL.

LOST--ARON THOMAS, seven years old; came
away with Louisa Booz from city Point last
year His mother and the boy belonged to Miss
Lucinda Cutler, Dinwiddie county, Va. Any information
will be thankfully received by his distressed
mother, Carolina Thomas. Direct to C.
DUFFY, corner 7th and L sts.

au 9-3t*

State

Washington, DC
Virginia

Files

EVENINGSTAR_18660809_THOMAS_CAROLINA.jpg

Citation

“Carolina Thomas searching for her son, Aron Thomas,” Information Wanted Ad, Evening Star (Washington, DC), August 9, 1866, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed July 4, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3537.

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