Bettie (Nelson) Cox

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Title

Bettie (Nelson) Cox

Subject

Information Wanted Ads

Description

Bettie (Nelson) Cox searching for her brothers Joe and George Nelson.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

October 11th, 1883

Coverage

Columbus, KS
Athens, AL
Athens, GA

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

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Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED CONCERNING
my brothers, Joe and George Nelson, who
enlisted in the Union army near Athens,
Ala., in 1863 We formerly belonged to
John S. Nelson, who lived within nine
miles of Athens, Ga., on the Elk river. Our
mother's name was Nancy Nelson, who
died when I was two years old. My maiden
name was Bettie Nelson. My name at press-
ent is Bettie Cox; am 22 years old. Address
Bettie Cox, Columbus, Kansas.

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Citation

“Bettie (Nelson) Cox,” Information Wanted Ads, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), October 11th, 1883, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed January 18, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/770.

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