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Title

Unnamed

Subject

Information Wanted Ads

Description

An unnamed party is searching for their mother Nancy Dozier, sister Alice, and uncle Joseph Moore.

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

November 4th, 1886

Coverage

Chicago, IL
Jackson, MS
Shreveport, LA
Sulphur Springs, VA
Vicksburg, MS

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED OF MY MOTH-
er and sister. My mother's name was
Nancy Dosier and sister's name was Alice.
They were sold at Jackson, Miss., by a
man named Mizel(?). My mother was sold
from Jackson in 1851 or '52 to Poindexter,
of Louisiana, who took her to Shreeves-
port, La. She left three children in Jack-
son, two boys and a girl ; Wilson, Alice
and Lem I heard last of mother at Sul-
phur Springs, Va., in about 1863. My
mother's brother, Joseph Moore, is still liv-
ing in Vicksburg, Miss Any information
of her or either of them will be gladly re-
ceived by me. Address, 6 and 8 Sherman
street, Chicago, Ill., Room No. 6.

State

Illinois
Mississippi
Louisiana
Virginia

Files

TCR_18861104_UNNAMED.jpg

Citation

“Unnamed,” Information Wanted Ads, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), November 4th, 1886, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 13, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/843.

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