Document Title

ms00386

Document ID

ms00386

Newspaper

The Natchez Courier

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

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

1-12-1833

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

January 1833

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Daniel

Individual ID

ms00438

Gender

M

Height

5'5"

Weight

Stout

Color/Skin

Dark

Countenace

Large eyes

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Jones, John

Owner Home

New Orleans, Louisiana

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

New Orleans, Louisiana

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)

January 1833

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

Sheriff’s Sale. State of Mississippi vs. Daniel, a runaway slave. By virtue of the power vested in me by law, I shall expose at public sale to the highest bidder for ready money, at the door of the Court-house of Adams county, on the third Monday in August next, within the time prescribed by law, a certain negro man named DANIEL, committed to jail as a runaway, and has not been claimed by any owner for six months from the date of his commitment. Said negro is sold for his person and other fees. H. GRIDLEY, Shff. A.C.

Document Type

Article

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