Document Title

ms00461

Document ID

ms00461

Newspaper

The Mississippian

Place of Publication

Jackson, Mississippi

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

1-10-1834

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

November 1833

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Frank

Individual ID

ms00512

Gender

M

Age

21

Height

5'9"

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Spencer, Evan

Owner Home

Copiah County, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

Copiah County, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as an individual

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Capture Location

Covington County, Mississippi

Capture Date (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

November 1834

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

Runaways in Jail Was committed to the Jail of Covington county, by G. D. Gere Esqr., on the 20th November last, two negroes [sic], viz: – FRANK, about 21 years of age, about 5 feet 9 inches high, had on when committed a mixed coat and pantaloons; said negro says he belongs to EVAN SPENCER, Copiah county Mi. The owners of the above described negroes [sic] are requested to comply with the law, and take them [sic] out of Jail. JAMES L. JOLLY, Shff.

Document Type

Article

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