Document Title

ms00085

Document ID

ms00085

Newspaper

Port Gibson Correspondent

Place of Publication

Port Gibson, Mississippi

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

4-5-1822

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

3-31-1822

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Armstead

Individual ID

ms00112

Gender

M

Height

5'

Weight

Stout made; Large scar on left eyebrow; Small scar on right cheek

Color/Skin

Yellow

Countenace

Likely

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Miller, Thomas G.

Owner Home

Adams County, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

Adams County, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Capture Location

Warrenton, Mississippi

Capture Date (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

March 1822

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

Runaway. Was committed to the Jail of Warren county, on the 29th March, a likely negro man, who calls himself ARMSTEAD and says he belongs to THOMAS G. MILLER, living in Adams county state of Mississippi—said negro is about 5 feet high, yellow complexion, stout made, and has a large scar on the left eye brow, and a small scar on the right cheek.—The owner is requested to comply with the law and take him away. EDMN. REEVES, Jailor. Warren county. Warrenton.

Document Type

Article

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