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MARY AND HER CHILDREN RUN FOR FREEDOM

Washington Telegraph January 27, 1864 Ranaway from the subscriber on the 29th day of December 1863 one Negro woman named Mary, about 35 years old some 5 feet high, of black color, several scars on her head, also her two children the oldest Wander, about 14 years old low and heavy set but small to her age of black color. The other Henry about 7 years old also black color. Joseph East Mt. Moriah P.O. Box Hempstead County