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Thin but robust
Fled or captured as a non-family group of slaves
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Adams County, Mississippi
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The University of Southern Mississippi. College of Arts and Letters. Department of History.
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Was committed to the Jail of Adams county on the 8th day of March, 1831, by H. Tooley, Esq. a mulatto girl calling herself MARY, and says she belongs to JOHN WILLIAMS, a negro trader; she is 5 feet 1 1-2 inches high, and about 17 years of age, with straight hair, thin visage, but at present of robust appearance ; had on a common head-handkerchief, yellow calico dress, and good shoes. The owner of the above described negro is requested to comply with the law and taker her out of Jail. W. W. CALMES, Jailor.
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