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

  • Date of advertisement: 185*
(1391 results)



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    • $1 REWARD!

    • 1850-08-20
    • Elizabeth City, N.C. : Democratic Pioneer
    • $1 REWARD!
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, on the 2d of August, a small boy, about 11 years old, named ADOLPH. He is of reddish complexion with red hair, and has a severe tetter-worm on his head--he is also stout and chunky. This is to forbid all...
    • $1 REWARD.

    • 1850-11-01
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • $1 REWARD.
      RUNAWAY from the subscriber, residing at Long Creek, New Hanover county, a negro man named GEORGE. Said negro is about 31 years of age, 5 feet 4 inches high, stout built, and dark color. He is supposed to be lurking in the...
    • $10 REWARD

    • 1850-07-17
    • Charlotte, N.C. : Charlotte Journal
    • RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 11th instant, a negro girl by the name of RACHEL, about 20 years old yellow complected, grum look, bushy head and belongs to Miss E. Lowry. She left without sause. As I have not heard of her since she aloped, I...
    • $10 Reward

    • 1851-10-04
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • $10 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber in August last, his negro man JIM. Said negro is 23 years of age, near 6 feet high, rather copper color, and weighs about 160 lbs.; has a scar on the back of his left hand, and stutters a little in talking...
    • $10 Reward

    • 1853-01-01
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • $10 REWARD.
      Ranaway from the subscriber on the 20th ult. a mulatto woman named MARY ANN, about 24 years old, stout built, short thick foot, bad teeth, small round ear-rings in her ear, very pleasant when spoken to, and had on a checked linsey...
    • $10 Reward

    • 1853-11-05
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • $10 REWARD.
      Runaway from the subscriber at Johnsonville, Cumberland county, on the 8th of September, a negro man named NELSON, about 20 years of age, 6 feet high, speaks quick, has rather an impertinent look, of light copper color, and is fond...
    • $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...
    • $10 Reward

    • 1852-04-03
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • $10 REWARD.
      Runaway from the subscriber, on the 8th of March, a negro boy named CHARLES, about 20 years old, stout built, and about 5 feet 8 inches high, complexion yellowish. He is probably lurking about the neighborhood of Fayetteville. The...
    • $10 Reward

    • 1852-04-10
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • $10 REWARD.
      Runaway from the subscriber about the 1st of January last, a negro man named MIKE, who is supposed to be lurking in the neighborhood of Fayetteville, where he has a wife. Mike is a black fellow, about 5 feet 10 inches high, stoops a...
    • $10 REWARD

    • 1852-07-21
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    • $10 REWARD will be paid for the apprehension and securing in jail, so that I can get her, my negro woman, MALINDAY, who ran away from my plantation in Wake County, about the 11th of January. Malinday is a tall woman, yellow complection, she is...
    • $10 REWARD,

    • 1850-08-03
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Tri-Weekly Commercial
    • $10 REWARD,
      FOR the apprehension and delivery to me of my servant girl IRIS, who absconded on Wednesday night last. She is about 18 years old, black complexion, large and fleshy, and one of her upper front teeth out. She is supposed to be...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1852-10-30
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • $10 REWARD.

      RAN AWAY from my service, in February, 1851, a colored man named Edward Winslow, low, thick-set, part Indian, and a first rate fiddler. Said Winslow was sold out of Guilford jail, at February court, 1851, for his prison...
    • $10 Reward.

    • 1854-09-12
    • Charlotte, N.C. : North Carolina Whig
    • $10 Reward.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, on Saturday night last a stout yellow boy by the name of DAN. He belongs to Wm.[William] F. Phifer, formerly of Cabarrus county, but was bound to me for 18 mo. He is supposed to be lurking either about...
    • $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...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1854-03-22
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Spirit of the Age
    • $10 REWARD.
      RUNAWAY from the Subscriber, on the 9th instant, my Negro Boy DICK, aged about 17 years, about 4 feet 10 inches in height, very bow-legged, and has two tushes in the upper jaw, right against the eye teeth. He has been with me at the...
    • $10 Reward.

    • 1854-03-22
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Spirit of the Age
    • $10 Reward.
      RUNAWAY from the subscriber on the 25th February, a negro Boy by the name of BEN. The said boy is of a bright complexion, and good countenance, aged 9 or 10 years. The above reward will be given to any person that will deliver said...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1850-05-03
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • $10 REWARD.
      RUNAWAY from the subscriber, on the 19th April, his negro woman SALLY. She is supposed to be lurking about P. K. Dickinson's or Capt. [Captain] Potter's Mill, or Summer Hill, where she has some relations. I will give the above reward...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1851-10-24
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • $10 REWARD.
      RUNAWAY from the subscriber residing in New Hanover county, a hired boy named JOSEPH. He is about 5 1/2 feet high. The above reward will be given for his delivery to the subscriber, or for his confinement in any Jail in the State so...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1851-12-19
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • $10 REWARD.
      RUNAWAY from the subscriber, residing near Lisbon, Sampson county, on the 31 of October last, his negro man named ALFRED. Said Alfred is about five feet six or seven inches high, dark complected, and about forty years old. I will...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1853-01-21
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • $10 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, on Sunday, the 16th of January, 1853, a negro woman, named MARIA. She is about 5 ft 5 or 6 inces high, and weighs about 125 lbs.; has very thick lips, and has a scar on her right hand. She is a black,...

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