Document Title

ms00086

Document ID

ms00086

Newspaper

Port Gibson Correspondent

Place of Publication

Port Gibson, Mississippi

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

4-12-1822

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

4-4-1822

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Lucy

Individual ID

ms00113

Gender

F

Age

45

Height

5'6"

Weight

Stout built

Color/Skin

Slightly tincture with yellow

Countenace

Hair turning grey

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Jeffers, Osburn

Owner Home

Port Gibson, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

Port Gibson, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Reward Offered

$10

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

$10 Reward. Ranaway from the subscriber on the morning of the 3rd inst. a negro woman named LUCY. about [sic] 5 feet 6 inches high, 45 years of age, complexion slightly tincture with yellow; stout built, hair turning grey—Had on when she went away green flannel frock. The above reward and reasonable expenses will be paid to any person who will apprehend and deliver her to me at Port Gibson, or secure her so that I get her again. OSBURN JEFFERS.

Document Type

Article

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