Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

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Record #134 from Runaway Slave Advertisements (Maryland State Archives: Beneath the Underground database)

Ad Date 18420702
County Talbot
Fugitive Age 25
Fugitive Date of Birth
Fugitive First Name Louis
Fugitive Gender M
Fugitive Surname
Owner County Talbot
Owner First Name Edward
Owner Surname Gollorthon
Owner Location St. Michaels
Owner State Maryland
Press Date 18420702
Reward Amount 300
Run Date 18420626
Details Ad Duration: 18420723 Destination Justification: John and Emory have a free mother living here. Fugitive Caste: enslaved Fugitive Destination: Baltimore Notes: Stole boat to esacpe. Ran away with 2 brothers, John and Emory Drake. Reward: Yes Source: Easton Gazette Source Page: 3 Type: run_ad

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