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You've searched: N.C. Runaway Slave Advertisements

  • Date of advertisement: 184*
(1031 results)



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    • KIDNAPPING.

    • 1842-11-04
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    • KIDNAPPING.--On Wednesday the 19th instant, two individuals came to Newbern, having their possession a young negro woman, whom they represented as their property, and offered her for sale. They stated that they lived in Wayne county, and that the...
    • RANAWAY

    • 1842-09-23
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    • RANAWAY from the Subscriber on Saturday, the 13th of August, his negro man named AARON ; about 22 years of age, 5 feet 7 inches high, not very likely, nor of the blackest complexion of negroes. Said negro was recently arrested as a Runaway, and...
    • $260 REWARD!

    • 1842-10-07
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    • $260 REWARD!
      Prisoners Broke Jail.
      BROKE WAKE COUNTY JAIL, ON THE night of Tuesday, the 4th instant, three Prisoners, viz: ROBERT POWELL, WOODSON SHAMLEY, and HARDY CARROLL. Powell and Shamley are white men, and confined on Idictments for...
    • 25 DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1842-09-02
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    • 25 DOLLARS REWARD.
      --Ranaway from his Master, in this City, on the 5th of July last, a negro man named JOHN--he assumes the name of John Bennett. He was purchased in Charleston, S. C. about three years since. He is a bright Mulatto, five feet,...
    • NOTICE.

    • 1842-09-27
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    • NOTICE.--Committed to the Jail of Mecklenburg County, North-Carolina, a Negro Man, about 20 years of age, round full face, smooth forehead, thick lips and flat nose, five feet 7 or 8 inches high, with a Scar on the fore finger of the left hand, who...
    • $50 REWARD, Or $25 for the Negro and $25 for the Thief!

    • 1842-10-25
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    • $50 REWARD,
      Or $25 for the Negro and $25 for the Thief!
      STOLEN from the Subscriber, on the night of the 19th of October instant, in Johnston County, a Negro Boy, by the name of JARVIS ; aged eighteen years, weighs 112 lbs. has a scar over one...
    • FIVE CENTS REWARD,

    • 1842-10-04
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    • FIVE CENTS REWARD, but no thanks will be given for the apprehension of a coloured boy, named JAMES FRANKLIN, bound to me by the County Court of Wake. Said boy is about 19 years of age, and a likely, straight-haired mulatto, but one of the greatest...
    • RUNAWAY OR STOLEN,

    • 1842-1-13
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    • RUNAWAY OR STOLEN,
      FROM the Subcriber, a NEGRO WOMAN by the name of CHINA, who left my service between three and four years ago, and is supposed to have been harbored and concealed by a man by the name of GOODWIN and a woman, his paramour, by...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1843-01-13
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    • $10 REWARD.--I will give the above Reward, for the apprehension and confinement in Jail, of a negro Fellow who ranaway from me, on the 29th of December last, living near Black Walnut Post Office, Halifax County, Virginia. Said negro is about...
    • $10 REWARD,

    • 1843-01-27
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    • $10 REWARD, will be given for the apprehension of a NEGRO MAN named Starling, who ranaway from me on the 28th of December last. Starling is a dark mulatto, about 40 or 45 years of age, with large whiskers when he left, 5 feet 8 or 10 inches high....
    • $20 DOLLARS REWARD

    • 1843-02-24
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    • $20 DOLLARS REWARD
      I WILL give the above reward for the apprehension and delivery of my man GEORGE, if taken our of the State, and $10 if taken in the State.--He went off about the 1st day of October last. He is about 5 feet 10 inches high, dark...
    • INFORMATION WANTED.

    • 1842-09-13
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    • INFORMATION WANTED
      IN JUNE LAST, a Woman, who calls herself MARY ANN HAWKINS, was placed in the Jail of Clarke County, Kentucky. How, and in what manner she was placed in Jail, will appear by her Affidavit, the material facts of which are given...
    • Stop the Runaway.

    • 1843-03-07
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    • Stop the Runaway.
      DISAPPEARED from this place on Thursday night last, the Subscriber's apprentice boy, named Calvin Terry, aged about 19 years, a light colored mulatto, about five feet high, but thick-set and with a large bushy head of curled...
    • $20 REWARD.

    • 1843-03-10
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    • $20 REWARD.--Ranaway from the Subscribers, on the 6th day of February last--in Wake County, State of North Carolina, near Fish Dam, on Neuse river--a Negro Man by the name of JIM, who formerly belonged to the Estate of Edmond Cooper, dec'd....
    • One Cent Reward, but no thanks.

    • 1843-03-28
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    • One Cent Reward, nut no thanks.
      Ranaway from the Subscriber, about the 1st inst. an indented colored Apprentice, named JIM.--This boy is 18 or 19 years old, but so badly grown, that he would not be taken to be more than 12 or 14 years of age....
    • TAKEN

    • 1843-04-07
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    • TAKEN and Committed to the County Jail of Northampton, on the 6th day of January 1843, a negro man calling himself, Hudson, Reuben and Ben, severally. Said Negro is five feet, nine inches high, of dark copper colour, quick spoken, and stammers when...
    • $50 REWARD.

    • 1843-04-07
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    • $50 REWARD.--I will give the above Reward to any person, who will apprehend and deliver my man CAMMON, who left about the 12th of March last. He is about 5 feet, 6 inches high, yellow complexion, about 30 years of age, can read and write, and is...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1843-04-11
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    • $25 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, living in Charlotte, N. C., on the 7th ult., a negro man named NAPOLEON. Said boy is a very bright mulatto, about 25 years old, bears a down cast, suspicious countenance, and has straight black hair. He...
    • NOTICE.

    • 1843-04-28
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    • NOTICE.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber in Stanly County, North Carolina, on the 1st day of January last, a Negro Woman, named NANCY. Said girl is about 21 years of age, thick set, and of common height, a light mulatto, very smart, and quite...
    • CATCH THE RUNAWAY.

    • 1843-05-09
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    • CATCH THE RUNAWAY.
      --Ranaway from the Subscriber's premises, on the -- day of August last, a negro slave named HENRY, about twenty-two years of age, five feet, ten or eleven inches high ; is a yellow man ; form erect ; slow and deliberate in...

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