Rachael Sharp is looking for her siblings

Title

Rachael Sharp is looking for her siblings

Subject

Lost Friends Found

Description

Rachael Sharp is looking for her sister Melvina and her brothers, Sam and John, who were last seen in Chicot, VA, where they were enslaved by Susie Sharp

Source

Dallas Express (Dallas, TX)

Date

January 13, 1900

Coverage

Dallas, TX

Chicot, VA

Contributor

Thomas DeGolier

Publisher

The Portal to Texas History

Transcription

LOST RELATIVES.

I want to find my sister Melvina,
daughter of Charles Gordon, who lived
near Richmond, VA., at a little place
called Chicot. I also had two brothers
by name, Sam and John, all of them
belonged to a Mrs. Susie Sharp, of that
place. Any information leading to
the whereabouts of either or all of
them will be thankfully received. Address,
Rachael Sharp,308 Cottage Lane,
Dallas, Texas.

State

Texas
Virginia

Files

DE_19000113_SHARP_RACHAEL.jpg

Citation

“Rachael Sharp is looking for her siblings,” Lost Friends Found, Dallas Express (Dallas, TX), January 13, 1900, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed July 8, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3618.

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