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Jacob

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Title

Jacob

Subject

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

Date

May 28, 1825

Contributor

Zach Hottel

Identifier

EnslavedPerson:18289

Person Item Type Metadata

Birth Date

1804

Birthplace

Unknown

Death Date

Unknown

Occupation

Enslaved Person

Biographical Text

Jailed in Woodstock, Virginia, for being a runaway. In a notice published in the Shenandoah Herald, Jacob is described as having homemade clothes.

Bibliography

Geo. C. Kniesley, "Jacob," Shenandoah Herald (Woodstock, VA), May 28, 1825.

Additional Information

Enslaved by James Simpson (Fredericksburg, Virginia).

Citation

“Jacob,” Shenandoah County Library Archives, accessed July 8, 2020, http://archives.countylib.org/items/show/14710.

Comments

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