Rev. Cornelius Thompson seeking his relatives

An Inquiry Notice.
Rev. Cornelius Thompson, once
the servant of Dr. Thomas Garnett, who
owned the John George farm on the
north-east side of Chickahominy
swamp in New Kent Co., wishes to
find relatives. The farm joining on
the south-west side of this swamp be-
longing [belonging] to Ned Bradley. He frequent-
ly [frequently] visited there, and took unto himself
a wife.
There were only two colored ladies
there, one Annie Elsa and the other
Eliza Annie. I was sold by Dr. Garnett
and taken to Richmond, Va. This has
been about 37 years.
He is now residing at Rondeau, On-
teria [Onteria].

Transcription Status

This transcription is complete

This Ad Mapped


Share Information About This Ad