1861--"Hunting Jack"

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Title

1861--"Hunting Jack"

Date

21 Mar 1861

Formatted date

1861-03-21

Event type

Escape

Description

On March 21, 1861, William Craven and Mr. Youell were in Petersburg "hunting Jack," the escaped enslaved man bought from John M. Hoshall.

Participant

African American(s): Jack
Slave holder(s): Craven, William; Hoshall, John M.; Mr. Youell

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Title Alternate label Class
unknown, Jack [12] Participant in Person
Craven, William B. Participant in Person
Hoshall, John M. Participant in Person