Document Title

ms00130

Document ID

ms00130

Newspaper

The Ariel

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

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

9-5-1825

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

9-3-1825

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Mary

Individual ID

ms00173

Gender

F

Chains

No

Work

Domestic Servant

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Overaker, Margaret

Owner Home

Natchez, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

Natchez, Mississippi

Presumed Destination

Natchez, 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)

6-6-2014

Document Description

Ten Dollars Reward, will be paid for taking up and delivering to me, my servant girl MARY, who left me on the 1st of August. Mary is well known in this place and remains harbored, it is believed, within, or near the city. MARGARET OVERAKER. Natchez.

Document Type

Article

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