Louis Hartshorn

Title

Louis Hartshorn

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Louis Hartshorn searching for Elbert Osborn, Moses, and Richard Louis Hartshorn.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

March 12th, 1874

Coverage

St. Joseph, MO
Prince Williams Co., VA
Ledalia, MO

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

Information wanted of the following
named persons, viz: Elbert Osborn Harts-
horn and Richard Louis Hartshorn, sons
of Louis and Margaret Ann Hartshorn.
Elbert A., when heard of was in Prince
Williams County, Va., in November 1861.
Richard Louis enlisted in the Union Army
at Ledalia, Mo., in 1862 have never heard
any satisfactory account of him since.
Their parents were the slaves of James
Housen, in Prince Williams Co., Va., and
removed from thence to Missouri, in 1860.
The boys were the slaves of Lawson Cal-
vin, in Prince Williams County, Va. Also
a brother, Moses Hartshorn, who was the
slave of James Housen, in same county.
Any information received by their pa-
rents. Address
LOUIS HARTSHORN,
care Rev. John Turner,
mi12 1m. St. Joseph, Mo.

State

Missouri
Virginia

Files

Hartshorn.TIF

Citation

“Louis Hartshorn,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), March 12th, 1874, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 6, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/429.

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