James Stills searching for his brother, Washington Stills

Title

James Stills searching for his brother, Washington Stills

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Washington Stills was sold in South Carolina and brought to Mississippi by John Parks and Allen Vance, speculators.

Source

Weekly Mississippi Pilot (Jackson, MS)

Date

November 12, 1870

Coverage

Whitehall, Abbeville County, South Carolina
MS (Mississippi)
LA (Louisiana)
SC (South Carolina)

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED!

AS to the whereabouts of my brother, JAMES
STILLS, (col.) He was sold in South Carolina
before the war, and with other slaves was
brought to this State by John Parks and Allen
Vance, speculators. He is supposed to be now in
Mississippi or Louisiana. Any information concerning
him, directed to the undersigned, will be
thankfully received.

WASHINGTON STILLS,
Whitehall, Abbeville Co., S. C.,
Near Greenwood Depot.

nov5-w1t*

State

South Carolina
Mississippi
Louisiana

Files

WEEKLYMSPILOT_18701112_STILLS_JAMES.jpg

Collection

Citation

“James Stills searching for his brother, Washington Stills,” Information Wanted Ad, Weekly Mississippi Pilot (Jackson, MS), November 12, 1870, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 15, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3559.

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