Document Title

ms00183

Document ID

ms00183

Newspaper

The Ariel

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

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

8-9-1828

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

7-31-1828

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Charles

Individual ID

ms00235

Gender

M

Age

28; 29; 30

Height

6'

Weight

Well formed

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Malhollan, Chas.

Owner Home

Alexandria, Louisiana

Previous Residencies

Natchez, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Yes

Forced Migration

Interstate slave trade

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

June 1828

Origin of Escape

Alexandria, Louisiana

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Reward Offered

$100

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

$100 Reward. Will be paid for securing in jail, my negro man CHARLES, about six feet high; well formed, about 28 or 30 years of age; he is well known in Natches [sic], as he belonged to the late ABNER HARRISON, at the sale of whose estate, I purchased him. He ran away about the 1st of June. The above reward will be paid for securing him in jail. CHAS. MALHOLLAN Alexandria.

Document Type

Article

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