Document Title

ms00022

Document ID

ms00022

Newspaper

Mississippi Herald and Natchez Repository

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

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

6-17-1807

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

5-17-1807

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

John

Individual ID

ms00024

Gender

M

Age

20

Height

5'11"

Color/Skin

Very black

Countenace

Large fore teeth

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Greenfield, Elizabeth

Owner Home

Second Creek, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

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

April 1807

Origin of Escape

Second Creek, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Reward Offered

$6

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)

May 2014

Document Description

Six Dollars Reward. Ran away from the subscriber on or about the 20th of April last, a Negro man named JOHN, about five feet eleven inches high, very black, about 20 years of age has large fore teeth, had on when he went away, a shirt of Kentucky linen, Nankeen overalls and brown cloth jacket. The above reward and all reasonable expences will be paid to any person who will deliver said Negro to the subscriber or have him secured in an Goal. ELIZABETH GREENFIELD. Second Creek.

Document Type

Article

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