Document Title

ms00048

Document ID

ms00048

Newspaper

Washington Republican

Place of Publication

Washington, Mississippi

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

2-2-1814

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

1-25-1814

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Stutson, George

Individual ID

ms00062

Gender

M

Age

22

Height

5'8"

Countenace

Regular features; scar on head

Injury/Trama

Scar on head

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Walker, Christopher

Owner Home

Cincinnati, Ohio

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Origin of Escape

Cincinnati, Ohio

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 1814

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

Committed to the Jail of Adams County (M.T.) on the 18th January a Negro man by the name of GEORGE STUTSON, as a runaway—He says he belongs to CHRISTOPHER WALKER, in Cincinati [sic]—he is about 22 years old, 5 feet 8 inches high, has a scar on his head occasioned by a cut, with regular features—The owner is requested to come and take him away as the law directs. JONA: POWELL, J.A.C.

Document Type

Article

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