DEAR EDITOR: -- Mrs. Martha
Ewing wishes to find some of her
kindred. Her mother's name
was Betsy, grandmother's, Lucy
Hunt, mother's brother Jin, and
her sister Milly. Her grandmother
belonged to the Hunts in
Pike county, Ala. Her mother
belonged to Mike Carnell, Macon co.,
Ala. Sold in Harri co., Texas,
from me and my little sister, to
Ben Simmons. Abe [undecipherable] ran
her off to New Orleans and sold
her again. Mother was, when last
heard from, in East Texas, about
Marshall. Mother had a child
name Jim and one name Ellen, who
were sold with her. My mother
was the mother of six children.
She left two daughters, Priscilla
and Lucy, in South Carolina, they
were the oldest. My sister Mary
Ann Hews, was sold to William
Hews, who was an overseer for
Mrs. Haggerty in Texas. He made
her his wife. Some of them may
be in Jefferson, Texas. Address
Mrs. Martha Ewing, Tehama,
Cherokee co., Kansas, or Rev. W.
B. Avery, pastor 2d M. E. Church,
Lock Box 91, Parsons, Kansas.

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