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  • Date of advertisement: 185*
(1391 results)



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    • 100 Dollars Reward.

    • 1851-10-08
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    • 100 Dollars Reward.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 29th ult., JOHN, sometimes called John Carwile, a mulatto indicating Indian blood. The said John has very dark hair, inclined to curl, but when combed, lies in waves. He is about 5 feet 10...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1851-10-22
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    • $10 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, a yellow boy named Sampson Dew, about nineteen years old. Had on when he left a green Coat and blue pantaloons. Said boy was bound to me until he attained the age of 21 years ; I hereby forewarn all...
    • Notice.

    • 1851-12-31
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    • Notice.
      TAKEN up and committed to the Jail of Bladen County, on Friday, the 26th day of December, 1851, a negro boy, who says his name is PETER. He is about five feet, five or six inches high, copper colored and slender built; he is about...
    • NOTICE.

    • 1852-03-17
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    • NOTICE.
      WAS COMMITTED to the Jail of Cumberland County, N. C., on the 6th instant, a negro man, who says his name is PETER, and that he belongs to Lewis Graves[?], of Clinton Ga. Said runaway is about 44 years old, five foot 7 or 8 inches high,...
    • $100 Reward.

    • 1851-10-04
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    • $100 Reward.
      LEFT my farm near the city of Raleigh, about the 1st of June last, two negro men, SIMON and PHILIP. The former is between 45 and 50 years of age, black, and about 5 feet 6 or 8 inches high ; no further marks by which to describe...
    • $500 Reward.

    • 1852-03-27
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    • $500 Reward.
      TAKEN from my residence, in Oglethorpe county, Ga., on the night of the 26th of February last, by John A. Woods, my Horse and Negro Girl, Dilcey Ann.
      Woods is about 25 years old 6 feet high, weighs about 135 or 140 pounds, fair...
    • Fifteen Dollars Reward.

    • 1852-04-03
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    • Fifteen Dollars Reward.
      RUNAWAY from the Subscriber, about the 8th of February, my negro man, Washington, dark color, 27 years old, 6 feet 1 or 2 inches high, weight 175 or 80 pounds, long limbs, his right ankle bends outward caused by a hurt,...
    • Run Away

    • 1852-05-29
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    • Run Away
      FROM the subscriber, on the 12th inst., at Gaston, a Negro man, by the name of OBEY. Said negro is about five feet high--dark complexion--has a stiff knee on the right leg--teeth a good deal decayed in front.
      There is good reason to...
    • Notice.

    • 1852-06-19
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    • Notice.
      TAKEN up and committed to the Jail of Chatham County, on the 7th instant, a negro boy, who calls himself BEN, and says that he belongs to Thomas Edmonds of Halifax County, Virginia. Said boy is about 20 years of age and five feet, one or...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1852-07-17
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    • $25 REWARD.--Ranaway from the Subscriber, in the early part of May last, a Mulatto Boy, by the name of LEWIS. He is about twenty years old, has a small scar on his right cheek, has straight hair, when spoken to has a down look, is about five feet...
    • $20 REWARD.

    • 1852-08-21
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    • $20 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, on the 17th of last May, my negro man Tom, about 27 years of age, common sized, weighing about 160 pounds.
      Tom is not what might be called a mulatto, neither is he very black, but between. He has a...
    • FIFTY DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1852-08-25
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    • FIFTY DOLLARS REWARD.--Ranaway from the subscriber on the night of the 17th inst., living 12 miles North-east of Roxboro', Person county, North Carolina, near the Orange county line, North Carolina, near the Orange county line, a negro man by the...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1852-09-08
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    • $25 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, on the 17th of last May, my negro man Tom, about 27 years of age, common sized, weighing about 160 pounds.
      Tom is not what might be called a mulatto, neither is he very black, but between. He has a...
    • $20 REWARD.

    • 1852-08-22
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    • $20 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, my negro man by the name of PHELAN, aged about twenty four years, about six feet high, square built, and, in talking, lisps a little. His face is rather long and visage thin. I think it is likely he will...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1852-10-13
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    • $25 REWARD.--I will give a rewerd[sic] of twenty five dollars for my Man BURWELL, if apprehended and delivered to me in Raleigh by the 25th of this month.
      I purchased Burwell of R. B. Haywood, of Raleigh, and I expect he is lurking about the...
    • $100 REWARD.

    • 1853-01-01
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    • $100 REWARD.
      RANAWAY, during the month of September last, from the plantation of the late Mrs. Martha[?] Cunningham, in Lancaster District, South Carolina, a negro man named JIM, said negro about 40 years of age, a mulatto, about 5 feet 8 or 10...
    • Notice.

    • 1853-02-23
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    • Notice.
      WAS committed to the Jail of Cumberland County, on Tuesday, the 15th instant, a negro man who says his name is Sam, and that he belongs to a man by the name of Conner, who lives in Charleston, South Carolina. Said negro is about fifty...
    • NOTICE.

    • 1852-09-29
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    • NOTICE.--Taken up, a RUNAWAY NEGRO, and committed to the Jail in Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, who says his name is TONEY, and that he belongs to Solomon Smith, in the State of Alabama. Said Boy is about six feet high, rather yellow...
    • $10 Reward.

    • 1853-03-12
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    • $10 Reward.
      LEFT on the 6th of February, ALFRED, a copper-colored boy, 18 or 19 years old, well grown, 5 feet, 6 or 8 inches high,--talks on the end of his tongue.--had on a wool hat, badly worn, and yarn clothing. He carried off a cloth cap,...
    • FIFTY DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1853-05-14
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    • FIFTY DOLLARS REWARD.
      RUNAWAY, from the subscriber, the last of October 1850, near Louisburg, N. C., negro man BOB. He is too well known to need description. I have heard several times since I left the State, that he was in the upper part of...

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