Betty Wrightsell

Title

Betty Wrightsell

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Betty Wrightsell seeking information on her two brothers and her sister.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

February 10, 1898

Coverage

New Haven, CT
Sandy Creek, Randolph Co., NC
New Orleans, LA

Contributor

Chris Byrd

Transcription

I desire to find my two brothers
and sister London Walker, Alfred
Abner and Mary Jane Wrightsell
who were sold before the war.
We were owned by George Wright-
sell on Sandy Creek, Randolph
Co. N. C. Mary Jane was sold by
Fields Fox to Tom Sanders and ta
ken to New Orleans. London Wal-
ker was sold by Morris Ruth, Al-
bert Abner was sold by Riley
Wrightsell. Their father and
mother were Isham and Sylvina
Wrightsell. If such parties are
known or found, please address
Mrs. Isabella Young,
441 Orchard St.
New Haven, Conn.

State

Connecticut
North Carolina
Louisiana

Files

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Citation

“Betty Wrightsell,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), February 10, 1898, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 7, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/445.

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