Document Title

ms00143

Document ID

ms00143

Newspaper

The Ariel

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

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

10-24-1825

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

10-21-1825

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

John

Individual ID

ms00190

Gender

M

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Capture Location

Adams 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

By virtue of the power vested in me by law, and by force of the statute in such case made and provided, I will expose to public sale, to the highest bidder, for ready money, at the door of the court-house in and for the county of Adams, on the third Monday in November next, between the hours of eleven and four o’clock of said day, a negro man named JOHN, committed to the jail of said county as a runaway slave, and who has not been claimed by any owner, within six months from the date of his commitment, for his prison and other fees. JOHN FORSYTH, Shff.

Document Type

Article

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