William Fletcher

Title

William Fletcher

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

William Fletcher searching for Emily Helms or her heirs.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

June 18th, 1870

Coverage

Kalamazoo, MI
Nashville, TN
MS (Mississippi)

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

NOTICE.
Information is wanted by the undersigned,
concerning one Emily Helms, or if dead her
heirs; she was the daughter of Matilda
Whiteworth, by her first husband, Lewis
Helms. Said Lewis and Matilda Helms,
were formerly of Nashville, Tennessee, or
its immediate neighborhood, from which
place, Emily Helms was sold, when she was
about eleven years old, some twenty-five
years ago (about 1844), and taken to the
State of Mississippi. Pastors of colored con-
gregations who may see this notice, will
confer a great favor by reading it to their
assembled congregations. Information ad-
dressed to Wm. FLETCHER, Attorney at Law,
Kalamazoo, Mich.
(Drawer 80.) June 18th, '70, 6m.

State

Michigan
Tennessee
Mississippi

Files

Helms.TIF

Citation

“William Fletcher,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), June 18th, 1870, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 24, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/355.

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