"Press" Low

Title

"Press" Low

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

"Press" Low seeking information on his relatives.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

February 17, 1898

Coverage

Marietta, GA
Newberry, SC
Spartanburg, SC
GA (Georgia)
Greenville, SC

Contributor

Chris Byrd

Transcription

Information wanted of my rela-
tives. I was born in Newberry,
S. C., on "Broad river." My
mother was named Mary and she
belonged to one George Miller;
Mother and two boys, "Ned" and
"Press," were put in jail in New-
berry. Mother's husband was
named Bob Dawkins, and he got
Mr. William Lowe to buy her out
of jail. We then moved to Spar-
tanburg district and from there to
Georgia; this was about fifty years
ago. Mother had a brother named
Albert and when last heard from
he was living near Greenville, S.
C.; Mother's sister had one son
named "Ad." Information will
be gladly received by "Press" Low,
Marietta. Ga., care Rev. J. A.
Lindsay. [Ministers in and near
the above mentioned places please
enquire.

State

South Carolina
Georgia

Files

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Citation

“"Press" Low,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), February 17, 1898, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed July 7, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/447.

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