Document Title

ms00252

Document ID

ms00252

Newspaper

The Vicksburg Register

Place of Publication

Vicksburg, Mississippi

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

10-7-1831

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

June 1831

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Williams, Robert

Individual ID

ms00305

Gender

M

Height

5'7"

Color/Skin

Dark

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Donold, Jared; Donald, Jared

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Capture Location

Warren County, Mississippi

Capture Date (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

June 1831

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

Runaway in Jail, Was committed to the jail of Warren county, on the 21st day of June, a negro man who calls his name ROBERT WILLIAMS, five feet seven inches high, dark complexion, had on when committed a white straw hat, new cotton shirt and pantaloons, and says he belongs to JARED DONOLD. The owner is requested to come forward, prove property, pay charges, and take him away, or he will be sold as the law directs. GADI GIBSON, Jailor.

Document Type

Article

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