Document Title

ms00080

Document ID

ms00080

Newspaper

The Mississippi State Gazette

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

Date of Publication (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

11-25-1820

Date of Creation (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

11-25-1820

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Eaggy

Individual ID

ms00106

Gender

F

Color/Skin

Very black

Countenace

Lost most of upper teeth

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Ralston, George

Owner Home

Second Creek, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Date of Escape (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

September 1820

Origin of Escape

Second Creek, Mississippi

Presumed Destination

Natchez, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Reward Offered

$25

Contributing Institution

The University of Southern Mississippi. College of Arts and Letters. Department of History.

Metadata Coder

Branstiter, Allan

Date Metadata Coded (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

June 2014

Document Description

Twenty-Five Dollars Reward. Ranaway about two months ago, from a Mr. CALVIN SMITH, on Second Creek, a Negro Woman, named EAGGY [sic], belonging to the Subscriber: She is very black, and has lost most of her upper teeth—It is supposed she is about Town or the neighbourhood.—The above Reward will be given to any person that will apprehend her, and deliver her to the Subscriber. GEORGE RALSTON. Natchez.

Document Type

Article

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