Runaway pickup notice for John, by Henry Drake

Item

Identifier
NJS-SRC-00634
Source Type
Runaway Advertisement
Item
Runaway pickup notice for John, by Henry Drake
Headline
TAKEN UP
Creator
Henry Drake
Publication
New-Jersey State Gazette
Place of Publication
Trenton
Date of Issue
31 December 1799
Date Submitted
10 December 1799
Page
3
Transcript
TAKEN UP

AND committed to gaol on Friday last, a French Negro Boy, by the name of JOHN, about 16 years of age, five feet 5 inches high, well built; has on a blue cap, mixed colored coat, brown pantaloons and half-boots—Says he is from New-York, and that his master lived near the New-Gaol, by the name of Reausseau, formerly of Jeremie in St. Domingo.—His owner is desired to send for him, pay charges and take him away, within four weeks, or he will be sold to pay charges.

HENRY DRAKE, Marshal.

Trenton, Dec. 10, '99. 41-4w.
Language
English
Record Contributor
Jesse Bayker

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