Document Title

ms00449

Document ID

ms00449

Newspaper

The Natchez Courier

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

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

11-8-1833

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

November 1833

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Surry

Individual ID

ms00501

Gender

M

Age

25

Height

5'7"

Color/Skin

Dark

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Mackey, Saml.

Owner Home

Franklin County, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

Franklin County, Mississippi

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)

October 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

Was committed to the Jail of Adams County on the 13th day of October, by Woodson Wren, Esq. a negro boy named SURRY, who says that he belongs to SAML. MACKEY, of Franklin county Miss. Said boy is of dark complexion, and about 25 years of age; had on when taken up, brown shirt and pantaloons, five feet and 7 inches high. The owner is requested to prove his property and take him out of Jail. H. GRIDLEY, Shff.

Document Type

Article

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