Rachel Davis searching for her daughter

Title

Rachel Davis searching for her daughter

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Rachel Davis searching for her daughter Abbie Davis.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

August 5, 1865

Coverage

Philadelphia, PA
New Orleans, LA

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED
Of Abbie Davis, daughter of Rachel Davis,
who was born at Wilmington, Delaware. She
was carried to Cuba, by Mr.Guelle, for Mr.
Peter Bodway, over thirty-five years ago.
Since then she had been with Mr. Martin, of
Texas, and latterly with Mr. A. Bell of New
Orleans. She kept a wash house in New Or-
leans, about 1862 Her husband died about 7
years ago.
Any information will be most thankfully re-
ceived by her distressed mother
RACHEL DAVIS,
Care Christian Recorder [italicized],
Box 2975, Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania.
Aug. 5--3t.

State

Pennsylvania
Louisiana

Files

Davis.TIF

Citation

“Rachel Davis searching for her daughter,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), August 5, 1865, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 21, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/68.

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