Document Title

ms00330

Document ID

ms00330

Newspaper

The Natchez

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

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

7-6-1832

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

July 1832

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Nancy

Individual ID

ms00384

Gender

M

Age

18

Color/Skin

Very dark

Countenace

Good countenance; Sprightly

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Stallin, John

Owner Occupation

Slave trader

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Forced Migration

Purchased from unknown location

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Capture Location

Adams County, Mississippi

Capture Date (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

July 1832

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

Was committed to the jail of Adams county, on the 1st day of July, 1832, by F. Wood, Esq., a negro woman who calls herself NANCY, and says she belongs to JOHN STALLIN, a negro trader. She is about 18 years of age and very dark complexion, good countenance and sprightly; had on a plain cotton dress and head handkerchief. The owner of the above described negro is raquested [sic] to comply with the law and take her out of jail. W. W. CALMES, Jailor. Natchez.

Document Type

Article

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