Document Title

ms00032

Document ID

ms00032

Newspaper

Washington Republican

Place of Publication

Washington, Mississippi

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

4-27-1813

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

4-26-1813

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Phebe

Individual ID

ms00045

Gender

F

Age

50

Height

5'10"

Weight

Remarkably stout

Countenace

Grey hair; stern look

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Pipes, Abner

Owner Home

Greenville, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Yes

Forced Migration

Intrastate slave trade

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

September 1812

Origin of Escape

Greenville, Mississippi

Presumed Destination

Pine Ridge, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Reward Offered

$6

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)

May 2014

Document Description

Six Dollars Reward. Ran Away from the subscriber sometime in September last, a Negro Woman named PHEBE, about fifty years of age, five feet ten inches high, remarkably stout built, her hair inclining to grey; has a stern look: she formerly belonged to JOHN GRAFTON, sen. and has been lately seen in the neighbourhood of Mr. Robert Taylor, on Pine Ridge. The above reward, and reasonable expenses will be paid to any person who will deliver said wench to the subscriber. ABNER PIPES. Near Greenville.

Document Type

Article

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