Maria Tarleton looking for her husband

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Title

Maria Tarleton looking for her husband

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Maria Tarleton seeking information about her husband, Columbus Victory

Source

Baton Rouge Tri-weekly Gazette & Comet (Baton Rouge, LA)

Date

December 2, 1865

Coverage

Baton Rouge, LA
Attakapas
Key West
New Orleans, LA

Contributor

Judy Giesberg

Scripto

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED,
OF MY HUSBAND, Columbus Victory, who
formerly belonged to Mr. Samuel Tarleton. of
Attakapas. He was taken to Key West and en-
gaged there in building a fort. I have heard that
he was iu New Orleans about a month ago, look-
ing for me. The police or anyone knowing of his
where-abouts and letting him know that I am in
Baton Rouge waiting to meet with him, will con-
fer a great favor on me, and they will be rewarded
for their services.
nov28 MARIA TARLETON.

Files

ColumbusVictory.png

Citation

[Unknown User], “Maria Tarleton looking for her husband,” Information Wanted Ad, Baton Rouge Tri-weekly Gazette & Comet (Baton Rouge, LA), December 2, 1865, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 19, 2018, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/980.

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