Dovie Epps looking for grandmother

Title

Dovie Epps looking for grandmother

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Source

The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA)

Date

April 25, 1895

Coverage

Jackson County, AR
Leon County, TX
Galveston, TX

Contributor

Judy Giesberg

Transcription

INFORMATION WANTED. -
Of my grandmother whose name
was Ritter Payne. She was sent
South just before the war and sold
to a Negro trader named Haden,
who lived in Leon County, Tex.
She left two children, Amanda
Payne, my mother, and Pink Payne,
my uncle. When last heard of she
was in Galveston, Tex. Any in-
formation concerning her will be
thankfully received. Address
DOVIE EPPS.
Olyphant St., Jackson Co., Ark.

State

Arkansas
Texas

Files

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Citation

“Dovie Epps looking for grandmother,” Information Wanted Ad, The Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, PA), April 25, 1895, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed August 12, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/995.

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