Document Title

ms00097

Document ID

ms00097

Newspaper

Port Gibson Correspondent

Place of Publication

Port Gibson, Mississippi

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

7-26-1822

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

7-24-1822

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Andrew

Individual ID

ms00124

Gender

M

Age

21; 22; 23

Height

5'7"

Weight

Stout; Well made

Color/Skin

Very black

Countenace

Noted scar on his upper lip

Injury/Trama

Noted scar on his upper lip

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Bondurant, Daniel

Owner Home

Concordia Parish, Louisiana; Bruinsburg, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

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

July 1822

Origin of Escape

Concordia Parish, Louisiana; Bruinsburg, 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. Runaway from the subscriber opposite to Buinsburgh [sic] in the Parish of Concordia, Louisiana on Thursday the 23d instant a negro man named ANDREW, about 21 or 23 years old, about 5 feet 7 inches high, very black with noted scar on his upper lip near the corner of his mouth, stout and well made—was dressed well when he left home, and took with him the following articles of clothing: two shirts, two pair of pantaloons, one blue cloth roundabout, one blanket coat and a black for hat.—Any person that will take him up and secure him in any jail, I will pay the above reward to with all reasonable expenses. DANIEL BONDURANT. Parish Concordia, Lou. Opposite Bruinsburg.

Document Type

Article

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