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White (White Myers)

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Title

White (White Myers)

Subject

Enslaved Person-Virginia-Shenandoah County
Woodstock (Va.)

Date

January 7, 1824

Contributor

Zach Hottel

Identifier

EnslavedPerson:18284

Person Item Type Metadata

Birth Date

1806 or 1807

Birthplace

Unknown

Death Date

Unknown

Occupation

Enslaved Person

Biographical Text

Jailed in Woodstock, Virginia, as a captured runaway. In a runaway notice published in the Shenandoah Herald, White is described as standing five feet tall.

Bibliography

G.C. Kniesley, "Was Committed," Shenandoah Herald (Woodstock, VA), Jan. 7, 1824.
Nancy Stewart, "African Americans in Shenandoah County, Virginia Notebooks," vol. 1, book B, (2010), 314.

Additional Information

Enslaved by Alfred Ashby (Berry's Ferry, Virginia).

Citation

“White (White Myers),” Shenandoah County Library Archives, accessed August 14, 2020, http://archives.countylib.org/items/show/14705.

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