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

  • Date of advertisement: 185*
(1391 results)



Display: 20

    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1859-12-31
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Daily Journal
    • $25 REWARD.
      WILL BE GIVEN for the apprehension and jailing of my man JEREMIAH. He is a dark mulatto, about 23 years old, 5 feet 6 inches high, well built, has a stoppage in his speech. He left my premises about 30 miles from here on the...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1859-12-15
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • $25 REWARD.
      I WILL GIVE A REWARD of twenty-five dollars for the delivery to me, or for the confinement in jail so I can get him, of my Tarpentine Cooper, ISAAC.--He is well known in New Hanover, and is supposed to be lurking about Long Creek and...
    • $50 REWARD!

    • 1859-12-13
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    • $50 REWARD!RANAWAY from the subscriber, on the 1st October, a mulatto boy named SOLOMON. He is near six feet high, about thirty years old, tolerably bright, rather slim, and weighs about 175 pounds. He has a down look when spoken to. The end of...
    • $100 REWARD.

    • 1859-12-07
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    • $100 REWARD.
      STATE OF NORTH-CAROLINA.
      A Proclamation by his Excellency JOHN W. ELLIS, Governor of North-Carolina.
      WHEREAS, IT HAS BEEN REPRESENTED TO me, that EPHRAIM, a slave, the property of John F. Phifer, Esq , of the county of...
    • $25 Reward.

    • 1859-11-26
    • Tarboro, N.C. : Tarborough Southerner
    • $25 Reward.
      RAN AWAY from the Subscriber, in July last, negro man SIMON, tolerably stout built, dark complexion, with a pleasing address. He has a brother living in Tarboro', and I expect he ranges between that place and my residence, on Coco...
    • 5 Cents Reward, and No Thanks.

    • 1859-11-18
    • Statesville, N.C. : Iredell Express
    • 5 Cents Reward, and No Thanks.
      RANAWAY FROM THE SUBSCRIBER on the night of the 3d October last, an indented Apprentice boy, of the name of Thos. [Thomas] J. Shirrel, aged about 17 years. All persons are forbid harboring said boy under the...
    • $10 Reward.

    • 1859-11-15
    • Charlotte, N.C. : North Carolina Whig
    • $10 Reward.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, about the 10th of October last, an indented apprentice to the Tailoring Business, by the name of D.C. JOHNSON. He is about 18 years of age, fair complexion and light hair, worn long. A reward of ten...
    • $50 REWARD!

    • 1859-11-15
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    • $50 REWARD!RANAWAY from the subscriber, on the 1st inst., a mulatto boy named SOLOMON. He is near six feet high, about thirty years old, tolerably bright, rather slim, and weighs about 175 pounds. He has a down look when spoken to. The end of...
    • WAS TAKEN UP

    • 1859-11-09
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    • WAS TAKEN UP IN THE COUNTY OF Chatham, and confined in jail in Pittsboro', a negro man who says his name is JOB. The said negro says he belongs to Dr. Dillard, of Gates county, N. C , and was hired by a man by the name of Dickens to work on the...
    • Ranaway

    • 1859-11-05
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • RANAWAY,
      FROM the subscriber, a negro boy named WASH, said negro is about six feet high stout built and quite black. He is owned by Miss Mary Graham of Robeson, co., supposed to be lurking about the Premises of Miss Eliza Graham in said County....
    • RUNAWAY

    • 1859-10-18
    • Oxford, N.C. : Leisure Hour
    • RUNAWAY
      FROM the subscriber, on the 2nd of September, a Negro boy by the name of HENRY VAUGHAN, who was bound to me at Oxford May Term, 1859. Said boy is in his 16th year, and a mulatto, well grown to his age, and rather slow spoken. I will...
    • $25 REWARD!

    • 1859-10-18
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    • $25 REWARD!RANAWAY from the subscriber, on the 1st inst., a mulatto boy named SOLOMON. He is near six feet high, about thirty years old, tolerably bright, rather slim, and weighs about 175 pounds. He has a down look when spoken to. The end of...
    • RUNAWAY SLAVE.

    • 1859-10-05
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Weekly Raleigh Register
    • RUNAWAY SLAVE.
      TAKEN UP AND COMMITTED TO THE JAIL of Davidson county, N. C , who says his name is Henry, and that he belongs to Jackson Strong, of Rockingham county in this State. Said boy is about 22 years old, 5 feet 4 inches high, and weighs...
    • RANAWAY--$75 Reward.

    • 1859-10-04
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Carolina Watchman
    • RANAWAY--$75 Reward.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber at Lexington, a Negro man named ALEX or ALEXANDER. Said man is of a dark copper color, 5 feet 8 or 10 inches high, and will weigh from 155 to 165 lbs., a very likely fellow, but has rather a...
    • $200 REWARD.

    • 1859-09-28
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    • $200 REWARD.
      STATE OF NORTH-CAROLINA.
      A Proclamation by his Excellency JOHN W. ELLIS, Governor of N. C.
      WHEREAS, it has been represented to me that J. J. BOON, alias RICHARDSON, a free negro, late of the county of Nash, stands charged with...
    • STOP THE RUNAWAY!

    • 1859-09-22
    • Asheville, N.C. : Asheville News
    • STOP THE RUNAWAY!
      RAN AWAY from the subscriber on the 13th instant, a negro man named
      DANIEL.
      Said negro is about 6 feet high, of rather Indian color and look, has a large foot and small leg, and is a much shrewder fellow than he would be...
    • Five Cents Reward.

    • 1859-09-11
    • Asheville, N.C. : Asheville News
    • Five Cents Reward.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 16th of July last, a bound boy named John E. Capps, aged about 16 years. The above reward, but no thanks, will be given for his delivery to me.
      THOS. [Thomas] R. JAMES.
      Aug. 11, 1859. 3t
    • $300 REWARD.

    • 1859-09-09
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • $300 REWARD.
      I WILL PAY the above reward of three hundred dollars for the delivery in any jail in the State, of negroes WILLIAM and LEMEUEL, or one hundred and fifty dollars for either.
      They are now supposed to be lurking in the upper part of...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1859-08-29
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Daily Journal
    • $25 REWARD._Ranaway from the subscriber on the 19th inst., his negro girl KEZIAH JACOBS, but generally called Kizzy. She is supposed to be harbored amongst her relations in town. She is well known, and a description is deemed unnecessary. The above...
    • $100 Reward.

    • 1859-08-27
    • Tarboro, N.C. : Tarborough Southerner
    • $100 Reward.
      I WILL PAY the above reward to any person who will arrest and lodge in Jail so that I can get him again--my negro man NATHAN, who ran away from my plantation in April last. Nathan is about 40 years old, is quite black--upwards of...

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