The Vicksburg Register
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Scar on chin
Scar on chin; Ends of fingers cut off; Infected fingers
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Fled or captured as an individual
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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 3d July 1832, by Wm Mills, J. P. in and for said county, a negro man who calls himself TIMOTHY, and says he belongs to N. BARLOW of Natchez. Said negro is five feet ten inches high, rather dark complexion, about thirty years of age, has a small scar on his chin, and the ends of every finger on his left hand was cut off with an axe in April last, and are not entirely well. Had on when committed, a domestic shirt, brown woollen [sic] vest, grey woollen [sic] pantaloons, an old drab hat, and strong brogan shoes. 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. Vicksburg.
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