Maria Taylor (formerly Maria Monday) searching for her brothers Robert, Benjamin, and Joe

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Title

Maria Taylor (formerly Maria Monday) searching for her brothers Robert, Benjamin, and Joe

Subject

Lost Friends Ad

Description

Maria Taylor (formerly Maria Monday) searching for her brothers Robert, Benjamin, and Joe who she last saw in Pilot Point County, Texas.

Source

Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

Date

March 22, 1883

Coverage

Pleasanton, TX
TX (Texas)
AL (Alabama)

Contributor

Margaret Strolle

Transcription

MR. EDITOR:--I dersire [desire] to find
my brothers Robert, Benjamin and
Joe. I last saw them in Danton,
Pilot Point county, Texas. Before
the war we belonged to a Mr.
Monday. I was called Maria Monday,
but have married since and changed
to Maria Taylor. We were born
in Alabama, and only three of us
came to Texas. I belonged to
Gage. She was deaf, and Miss
Gage, C. Nelis and I went to Wise
county, Texas. Address me at
Pleasanton, Texas, care Rev. D.
Edmonds. MARIA TAYLOR.

State

Texas
Alabama

Citation

“Maria Taylor (formerly Maria Monday) searching for her brothers Robert, Benjamin, and Joe,” Lost Friends Ad, Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA), March 22, 1883, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed July 23, 2021, https://informationwanted.org/items/show/1976.

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