The Vicksburg Register
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25; 26; 27
Origin of Escape
Fled or captured as a non-family group of slaves
Means of Escape
Warren County, Mississippi
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The University of Southern Mississippi. College of Arts and Letters. Department of History.
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Runaway in Jail. Was committed to the Jail of Warren county on the 15th of June, 1832, by James Cornell, J. P. in and for said county, a negro man who calls himself LEWIS, and says he belongs to BAILEY ANDERSON on the Yazoo, near Liverpool, Mi. Said negro is five feet five inches high, dark complexion, about twenty five or seven years of age; had on when committed a domestic shirt, domestic pantaloons and an old black fur hat. The owner of said negro is requested to come forward, prove property, pay charges and take him out of jail or he will be dealt with as the law directs. JAMES HALL, Jailer.
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