Nancy Stewart searching for her daughter Caroline

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Title

Nancy Stewart searching for her daughter Caroline

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Caroline, age about eight, was "in the employment of" Mr. Griffin. He moved from Fluvanna County, VA, to Fauquier County, VA, in 1865, carrying Caroline with him.

Source

Richmond Daily Dispatch (Richmond, VA)

Date

March 10, 1866

Coverage

Richmond, VA
Fauquier County, Virginia
Fluvanna County, Virginia

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Transcription

LOST, STRAYED AND FOUND.

LOST.--About the 1st of May, 1865, my
child CAROLINE, about eight years old ; was
in the employment of Mr. -- Griffln, who was
living in Fluvanna county, who removed to Fauquier
county in August, 1865, carrying the child
with him. Since his removal I have heard nothing
from her. Any information regarding her will
be rewarded, and thankfully received by me, care
of " Richmond Dispatch. "

NANCY STEWART,
Richmond, Va.

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State

Virginia

Citation

“Nancy Stewart searching for her daughter Caroline,” Information Wanted Ad, Richmond Daily Dispatch (Richmond, VA), March 10, 1866, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed March 7, 2021, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3557.

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