Port Gibson Correspondent
Place of Publication
Port Gibson, Mississippi
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Fled or captured as a non-family group of slaves
Means of Escape
Monroe County, Mississippi
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The University of Southern Mississippi. College of Arts and Letters. Department of History.
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Notice. There were committed to the Jail of the County of Monroe on the State of Mississippi, two negroes, one who says that his name is PETER—the other by the name of JOHN. Peter is a small boy about 18 years of age –a low chunky fellow. John is about 20 years old, taller than Peter—no other particular marks discovered—The owner is requested to come and prove his property, pay charges and take the negroes. BARTLET SIMS, Shff. N.B. The boys say they belong to a Mr. WOOFORK in the State of Georgia. Columbus.
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