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

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Record #136 from Runaway Slave Advertisements (Maryland State Archives: Beneath the Underground database)

Ad Date 18420702
County Talbot
Fugitive Age 16
Fugitive Date of Birth
Fugitive First Name Emory
Fugitive Gender M
Fugitive Surname Drake
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: 18420712 Destination Catagory: family Destination Justification: Mom-Hannah Fugitive Caste: enslaved Fugitive Destination: Baltimore Notes: purchased from Maj. Richard Jones of Annapolis, ranaway with Lewis and John Drake, John = Brother Reward: Yes Source: American and Commercial Daily Advertiser Source Page: 3 Type: run_ad

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