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

  • County of residence: Davidson County
(21 results)



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    • Ten dollars reward

    • 1798-11-03
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North Carolina Minerva and Fayetteville Advertiser
    • TEN DOLLARD REWARD.
      RAN AWAY from my plantation in Rowan county, near Lexington, a Negro Lad, 17 or 18 years of age, (marked as follows) very black, low but well made, had a large scar on his left wrist, and also his left knee, occasioned by...
    • 100 dollars reward

    • 1824-11-16
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Western Carolinian
    • 100 Dollars Reward.
      RAN AWAY, on the 16th of October, 1824, a negro man named Adam, aged 27 years. He was lodged in the jail of Randolph county on the 19th or 20th inst; and was taken out of said jail on the 8th of November, 1824, by the...
    • $100 reward!!

    • 1836-01-19
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Raleigh Register and North Carolina Weekly Advertiser
    • $100 REWARD!! RANAWAY from the Subscriber, on the 4th of September 1835, a negro man by the name of ABRAHAM CAMP: between 35 and 40 years of age, slim and spare made, not very black, and is about one-fourt part Indian blood; he has large feet...
    • [Untitled advertisement]

    • 1836-08-24
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • Stop the Runaway.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber in July last a negro woman named Macy. She is about 40 years old--dark complected--deficient in her front teeth--of common stature--slow spoken--quite an intelligent countenance--had on when she...
    • 10 dollars reward

    • 1837-11-04
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Carolina Watchman
    • 10 DOLLARS
      REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the Point Plantation, of Mrs. Catharine Pearson in Davidson county, North Carolina, on the 25th October, a negro man named
      BILL,
      of a light black complexion, about five feet four inches in height. The...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1840-04-03
    • Asheboro, N.C. : Southern Citizen
    • $25 REWARD.
      Ranaway from the plantation on the subscriber on the 9th day of January a negro slave by the name of LEWIS. Said boy is about 18 years old, five feet eight or nine inches high, stout built and very black - large month and he always...
    • $20 reward

    • 1840-06-26
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Western Carolinian
    • $20 Reward.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, on the 9th of November last, a negro boy by the name of DAVE.--Said boy is black complected, about 20 years of age, of stout build, and the white of his eyes inclined to be red. I will give the above...
    • 50 Dollars Reward.

    • 1850-11-21
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Carolina Watchman
    • 50 Dollars Reward.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, at Phoenix Gold Mines, Cabarrus County, N.C., three Negro boys,
      HENRY, BOB and DICK.
      Henry, color black, is the property of Peter Kerns, of Rowan; Bob, copper color, formerly the property of...
    • $20,00 REWARD.

    • 1851-01-02
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Carolina Watchman
    • $20,00 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber in Davidson county, on the 20th of Nov. 1850, a negro boy, named GILES, dark complexion, very nearly six feet high, aged about 21 years. Said boy is very likely, very slow spoken. He is believed to be...
    • RUNAWAY

    • 1851-04-19
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • RUNAWAY

      FROM the subscribers on Sunday night the 13th inst., two negro boys, Henry and Pinkney, aged about 19 years each, coloured [sic] near the same, slightly copper or yellow. Henry wore off a suit of linsey jeans black or dark blue,...
    • TEN DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1851-05-24
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • TEN DOLLARS REWARD.

      RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 10th int., a dark mulatto boy by the name of Mingo, sometimes calls himself Joe Mitchell. Said boy was raised in Randolph near Guilford line, and is about 35 or 6 years old, five feet...
    • TEN DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1851-09-20
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • TEN DOLLAR REWARD.

      RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 4th inst., a dark mulatto boy by the name of Mingo, sometimes calls himself Joe Mitchell. Said boy was raised in Randolph near the Guilford line, and is about 35 or 6 year old, five...
    • TEN DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1851-09-27
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • TEN DOLLAR REWARD.

      RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 4th inst., a dark mulatto boy by the name of Mingo, sometimes calls himself Joe Mitchell. Said boy was raised in Randolph near the Guilford line, and is about 35 or 6 year old, five...
    • TEN DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1852-02-14
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • TEN DOLLARS REWARD.

      A NEGRO who calls himself Willis Perry, ran away from the subscriber about Christmas. He is very large, and walks lame, and will no doubt try to pass for a free man. He was convicted of horse stealing, and sold for...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1852-09-23
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Carolina Watchman
    • $25 REWARD.
      RAN off from the subscriber on Monday night the 6th instant, my negro man FRANK. He is about 21 years old, and is about six feet high, of a copper complection, large frame, and carrys[sic] himself very erect when walking; and upon...
    • TEN DOLLARS REWARD.

    • 1853-09-02
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Rowan Whig and Western Advocate
    • TEN DOLLARD REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 21st March, a Negro boy named MARCUS. Marcus had on when he left, a suit of dark clothes, is dark complected, blind in his right eye, and belongs to the Widow Payne, who resides near...
    • $50 REWARD.

    • 1855-09-11
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Carolina Watchman
    • $50 REWARD.
      My blacksmith, NELSON, ranaway on the 6th of July, from my plantation, in the Jersey Settlement, near the Yadkin river, and in Davidson county. Said negro is about 35 years of age, of a yellow complexion, in height about 5 feet 10...
    • 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...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1860-04-17
    • Salisbury, N.C. : Carolina Watchman
    • $10 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, near Thomasville, on Saturday the 7th inst., a bound boy by the name of JOHN A. KINSEY: said boy is about 20 years of age, 5 feet 9 or 10 inches high, weighs about 135 or 140 pounds, of a red complexion,...
    • Ranaway

    • 1864-06-25
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Daily Southern Citizen
    • Ranaway
      --On the 23rd day of April a negro boy Ambrose. Said boy is 5 feet, 7 or 8 inches high, black complexion, face full with sluggish look, weighs about 165 pounds, has a scar on his breast, and is about 20 years of age. Had on when he left...

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