Document Title

ms00287

Document ID

ms00287

Newspaper

The Vicksburg Register

Place of Publication

Vicksburg, Mississippi

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

3-1-1832

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

March 1832

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Andrew

Individual ID

ms00339

Gender

M

Age

25; 26; 27; 28

Height

5'7"

Color/Skin

Dark

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Glover, A. G.

Owner Home

Natchez, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

Natchez, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Capture Location

Warren 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

Runaway in Jail. Was committed to Jail of Warren county by James Cornell, J. P. a negro man who calls himself ANDREW, and says he belongs to A.G. GLOVER of Natchez. Said negro is five feet seven and three quarter inches high, dark complexion, about twenty-five or twenty-eight years of age, had on when committed, a black cloth vest, domestic shirt, corduroy pantaloons, a pair of fine brogan shoes, and a new black fur hat. The owner is requested to come forward prove property, pay charges and take him away, or he will be sold as the law directs. JAMES HALL, Jailer

Document Type

Article

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