Document Title

ms00094

Document ID

ms00094

Newspaper

Port Gibson Correspondent

Place of Publication

Port Gibson, Mississippi

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

7-12-1822

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

7-2-1822

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Peter

Individual ID

ms00118

Gender

M

Age

40; 41; 42; 43; 44; 45

Height

5'10"; 5'11"

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Saunders, William

Owner Home

Tuckapaw County; Franklin

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Capture Location

Monroe County, Mississippi

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

Notice. Was committed to the Jail of Monroe county, state of Mississippi, a negro by the name of PETER, about forty or forty-five years of age, five feet ten or eleven inches high, who says he belongs to a WILLIAM SAUNDERS in the Tuckapaw [sic] county, and he also says that his master lives in a town called Franklin.—The owner is requested to come forward, prove property, pay charges and take him away. BARLET SIMS, Shff. Monroe county.

Document Type

Article

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