Document Title

ms00443

Document ID

ms00443

Newspaper

The Natchez Courier

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

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

10-25-1833

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

October 1833

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Jackson

Individual ID

ms00495

Gender

M

Age

19

Height

Short

Weight

Well made

Color/Skin

Mulatto

Countenace

Scar on cheek

Injury/Trama

Scar on cheek; Scar on foot

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Smith, Z. A.

Owner Home

Wilkinson County, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

Wilkinson County, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Reward Offered

$20

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

Ranaway, in June last, from the plantation of Z. A. SMITH, in Wilkinson county, a mulatto boy named JACKSON, 19 years of age; low and well made; has a scar on his cheek, and on the inside of one of his feet; took with him a suit of blue clothes, about half worn. A reward of twenty dollars will be given for his apprehension and detention in any jail of this state. J. L. WALL Guardian of Z. A. SMITH (Woodville Republican) [sic].

Document Type

Article

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