Elmira Beal

Title

Elmira Beal

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Elmira Beal seeking information on her three brothers and two sisters.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

February 10, 1898

Coverage

Wabbaseka, AR
Richmond, VA
AR (Arkansas)

Contributor

Chris Byrd

Transcription

Information wanted of my three
brothers and two sisters; brothers
names Hiram, Robert and Jesse
Beal, sisters Martha and Emily
Beal. They were sold ut [at] Rich-
mond, Va. beford Emancipation
Father's name was John Beal, he
belonged to a man name Captain
Jim Allen; mother's name, Mariah
Ann Beal. She belonged to Joe
Hudson. My sisters, Fannie and
Mary and myself were brought to
Arkansas. Any information con-
cerning them will be highly appre-
ciated by their sister, former nama,
Elmira Beal. Address D. L. Hill,
Wabbaseka, Ark.

State

Arkansas
Virginia
Arkansas

Files

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Citation

“Elmira Beal,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), February 10, 1898, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 28, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/444.

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