Martha Hicks searching for her husband, Braham Hicks

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Title

Martha Hicks searching for her husband, Braham Hicks

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

He left Wake County, NC, in August 1866. He was in Harnett County, NC, when last heard from. Ad placed in 1867, during Reconstruction.

Source

Raleigh Tri-Weekly Standard (Raleigh, NC)

Date

June 22, 1867

Coverage

Raleigh, North Carolina
Wake County, North Carolina
Harnett County, North Carolina

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Relation

1880 U.S. census, ancestry.com: "Breham Hicks" and his wife, Martha, enumerated in Selma, Johnston County, NC. Both listed as Black and born in North Carolina. Breham age 60, Martha age 57.

Files

RALEIGHTRIWEEKLYSTANDARD_18670622_HICKS_MARTHA.jpg

Citation

“Martha Hicks searching for her husband, Braham Hicks,” Information Wanted Ad, Raleigh Tri-Weekly Standard (Raleigh, NC), June 22, 1867, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 19, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3546.

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