Rev. Cyrus Boey searching for his siblings

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Title

Rev. Cyrus Boey searching for his siblings

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Rev. Cyrus Boey searching for his siblings Mary Ann Russell, Cordelia, Wesley, Nelson, Harriet, Matilda, Elizabeth and Henrietta Smothers.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

October 28, 1865

Coverage

Oswego, NY
South Carolina

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

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Transcription

NOTICE
Information wanted of my two brothers Nel-
son, and Wesley Smothers, and my six sisters,
Mary Ann Russell, Harriet, Matilda, Elizabeth,
Henrietta, and Cornelia Smothers.
They formerly belonged to Ruth Rigla, who
resided two miles from the Old Harper's Ferry
Road, Frederick County, Md.
In 1837, we were all sold to South Carolina.
I have not seen them since. Any information
will be thankfully received by
Rev. CYRUS BOEY,
Oswego, N. Y.
Oct. 28--1mo.

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Citation

“Rev. Cyrus Boey searching for his siblings,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), October 28, 1865, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed January 18, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/78.

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