Committed To Jail

Title

Committed To Jail

Description

Advertisement from The Daily Commonwealth, Frankfort, KY August 20, 1862.

COMMITTED TO JAIL ff committed to the jail of Anderson counfy ty , on the 13th inst., as a runaway slave, a NEGRO MAN, who call* himself Jo. Owsley, and says that he belongs to the heirs of Samuel Owsley, deceased, of Lincoln county, Ky. Said negro mnn is about 36 or 37 years of age; 5 feet 10 er 11 inches high; blRck complexion, with whiskers; slender make, and will weigh about oue liundrod and sixty pounds. Said negro says that he has been hired to Charles Marshall, of Henry county, Ky. Ho was arrested in Anderson county, Ky., and the owner of said slave is hereby notified to come forward, prove his right to said e ave, pay the fees and expenses, and tal e him away. WILLIAM SUTTON, J. A. C. Lawrenceburg, Sept. 25-tf.

Publisher

The Daily Commonwealth

Date

1862-08-20

Identifier

dac18620820_04_02

Subject

Fugitive
Runaway

Coverage

Lawrenceburg, Anderson County, KY

Rights

Public Domain

Language

English

Type

19th Century Newspaper

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Citation

“Committed To Jail,” KDNP Feature Library, accessed July 19, 2024, https://kdnpx.omeka.net/items/show/33.

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