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

  • Date of advertisement: 185*
(1248 results)



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    • $50 Reward

    • 1850-01-05
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • NOTICE.
      TAKEN up and committed to the Jail of Sampson county, N.C., a negro man who says his name is RILEY, and says be belongs to Thomas Demills of North Washington, and was sent south by Kintchen Hatlan to be sold. Riley is about 30 years of...
    • $50 Reward.

    • 1850-01-09
    • Goldsboro, N.C. : East Carolina Republican
    • $50 Reward.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, in July, 1844, my man Bill. He is 5 feet 6 or 8 inches high, dark complected, stout built, and has a scar on his right or left jaw, has an impediment in his speech, weighs about 160 lbs I presume he is...
    • $50 REWARD

    • 1850-01-11
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • $50 REWARD--Will be given for negro man named STEPHEN, who broke Jail in Sampson county, N. C., on the night of 29th ultimo. The said negro STEPHEN is about 5 feet 10 or 11 inches high, dark complected, slender built, and about 29 years of age. He...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1850-01-12
    • Charlotte, N.C. : Hornet's Nest and True Southron
    • $10 REWARD
      RANAWAY from our camp, on Saturday morning, 10th instant, eight miles below Charlotte, a mulatto negro fellow, named BILL, twenty or twenty-two years old, 5 feet 7 or 8 inches high. He was bought from Mr. Hilick, of Rowan county, and...
    • $50 REWARD.

    • 1850-01-17
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Tri-Weekly Commercial
    • $50 REWARD.
      I will pay the above reward for my carriage driver, JACK, who ran away a few days before Christmas. L. LANE
      Jan. 17. 129 4t.
    • $50 Reward.

    • 1850-01-19
    • Elizabeth City, N.C. : Old North State
    • $50 Reward
      Ranaway from the subscriber on Monday the 7th of this month, negro man MOSES. He is about twenty-one or two years old, about six feet high, is rather over ordinary size, has a dark complexion, a high forehead and long projecting...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1850-01-26
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Tri-Weekly Commercial
    • $25 REWARD.
      WILL be given for the delivery to me in Brunswick county, or in the jail of New Hanover county of my negro woman CALISTER; she is of medium statue, very black complexion, neat and tidy in her dress, and modest in her general...
    • NOTICE.

    • 1850-02-01
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • NOTICE.--Taken up and committed to the Jail of Bladen county, on Thursday, 13th day of September last, a negro woman, who says her name is Thursday, and that she belongs to Mr. JOHN J. CONOLEY. Said woman is tall; has a large stomach; is of a...
    • $20 REWARD.

    • 1850-02-02
    • Charlotte, N.C. : Hornet's Nest and True Southron
    • $20 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, on Tuesday, the 15th instant, a
      NEGRO MAN,
      By the name of RALPH. Said negro is about 21 years of age, and about 5 feet 10 inches high--complexion yellow. The above reward of
      $20
      Will be paid...
    • NOTICE.

    • 1850-02-08
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • NOTICE.--Runaway from the subscriber, in Clarlotte [sic], N. C., about the 25th of December, 1849, a Negro man named ARMISTED, about 30 years old, and about 5 feet 6 inches high; heavy built, and very likely. Said boy is a first rate Tanner and...
    • SEVENTY FIVE DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1850-02-12
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Tri-Weekly Commercial
    • SEVENTY FIVE DOLLARS REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscribers yesterday morning, a negro woman about 24 years old, named VIRTUE; she is rather under the ordinary height; full form; dark brown or mustee color, and long curly black hair; she is...
    • $25 Reward

    • 1850-02-16
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • $50 REWARD.
      Broke Jail in Sampson county, on the 28th inst., my negro man STEPHEN. Said negro is about 5 feet 8 or 10 inches high, dark complected, spare built, and quite intelligent. He can write very well, and will undoubtedly attempt to pass...
    • $200 REWARD!!

    • 1850-02-19
    • New Bern, N.C. : Newbernian and North Carolina Advocate
    • $200 REWARD!!
      RANAWAY from the subscriber in Jones county, near Beaver Creek, on Wednesday the 25th of April last, a negro man named MINGO, and his wife, ANACA, or ANNA. Said negro man is about 35 years of age, of large size, over six feet in...
    • $10 Reward

    • 1850-02-23
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • $10 REWARD.
      Ranaway from my plantation, about 10 days ago, my boy NED, about 17 years old, a bright mulatto; has black curly hair, and is well known in Fayetteville and Wilmington, and no doubt is in one or the other place. His mother belongs to...
    • $75 REWARD.

    • 1850-02-28
    • Goldsboro, N.C. : Goldsboro Messenger
    • $75 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, living in Duplin County, on the 2nd of January, 1848, a negro boy by the name of ISAAC, about 34 years of age, dark complexion, 6 feet 1 or 2 inches high, and quick spoken. He is supposed to be lurking...
    • TWENTY-FIVE Dollars Reward.

    • 1850-03-01
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • TWENTY-FIVE Dollars Reward.--Runaway from the subscriber, residing on the Newbern road, about sixteen miles from Wilmington, in the latter part of March last, a small boy named ISAAC. Said Isaac is a bright mulatto, about eleven years of age, small...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1850-03-02
    • Wadesboro, N.C. : North Carolina Argus
    • $25 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, living in Stanly county, in March, 1849, a Mulatto Boy named HENRY. Henry is about 28 years old, 5 feet 9 or 10 inches high, weighs about 150 lbs., rather slow spoken, and has a down look. He can read...
    • $100 REWARD!!

    • 1850-03-02
    • Wadesboro, N.C. : North Carolina Argus
    • $100 REWARD!!
      RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 17th of September last, his Negro Fellow, JOLLY. He is about 5 feet, 7 or 8 inches high, broad shouldered, speaks a little slow, dish-faced, and his hads trmble when holding anything, and he is...
    • Notice

    • 1850-03-02
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • NOTICE.
      Were committed to the Jail of Robeson county on the 26th inst., two negro fellows: one says his name is CHARLEY, and that he belongs to A. Willis of Caswell county. The other says his name is ALLICK, and that he belongs to Samuel Watson...
    • Fifty Dollars Reward.

    • 1850-03-13
    • Hillsborough, N.C. : Hillsborough Recorder
    • Fifty Dollars Reward.
      A REWARD of twenty-five dollars will be given for the apprehension and Confinement in Orange Jail, of my man HENRY, if caught in Orange; fifty dollars, if taken out of the county. Henry is twenty-five years of age, about...

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