Document Title

ms00059

Document ID

ms00059

Newspaper

Washington Republican

Place of Publication

Washington, Mississippi

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

9-7-1814

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

9-3-1814

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Aaron

Individual ID

ms00078

Gender

M

Chains

No

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Low, Jacob

Owner Home

Natchez, Mississippi

Previous Residencies

Port Gibson, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Yes

Forced Migration

Intrastate slave trade

Origin of Escape

Natchez, Mississippi

Presumed Destination

Port Gibson, 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)

May 2014

Document Description

Twenty Dollars Reward. For apprehending and securing in any jail of this territory, a negro man named AARON, formerly the property of JACOB LOW, of Natchez.—Said negro is supposed to be lurking about Port Gibson, as he formerly resided in that neighborhood. JAMES BLACKBURN. Natchez.

Document Type

Article

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