Richard Whiting

Title

Richard Whiting

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Richard Whiting searching for Richard Whiting Jr., and his sisters Lucinda, Diana, Nancy, Ellende and Susan.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

March 11th, 1871

Coverage

St. Newport, RI
Gloucester, VA
Petersburg, VA
Annapolis, MD

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

Information Wanted.

Information wantd [wanted] of Mr. Rich-
ard Whiting, jr. who was the son
of Richard and Charity Whiting.
My father Richard belonged to Mr.
Frank Whiting of Gloucester, Va.
and mother belonged to Mrs. Ellen-
der Wyatt. My father was drowned
and I had five sisters: Diana,
Nancy, Lucinda. Ellender, and
Susan Whiting, all scattered in dif-
ferent parts of the country. I was
removed or sold to Petersburg, Va.
Sister Ellender to Dr. Wyatt, who
lived some where near Annapolis,
Md., and Sister Lucinda, she be-
longed to Thomas Wyatt some
where in Md. State. I wish that if
either of the above named persons,
my sister or their children are a
living, they will confer a favor on
me to write and perhaps to them
selves also.

Richard Whiting, N. 38 Spruce
St. Newport, Rhode Island.

March 11 - 3 mos.

State

Rhode Island
Virginia
Maryland

Files

Whiting.TIF

Tags

Citation

“Richard Whiting,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), March 11th, 1871, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 24, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/388.

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