1855--Four Slaves Escape

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Title

1855--Four Slaves Escape

Date

Apr 1855

Formatted date

1855-04-01

Event type

Escape

Description

Four enslaved persons escape from Bracken County in April (slaveholder, Joseph Harris), 4 from Union County (slaveholder, Williamson) with 2 from Boone County (slaveholder unknown).

Participant

Slave holder(s): Joseph Harris; Harvey Williamson

Location

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Bibliographic citation

"Notice of the Escape of Four Slaves," Louisville Daily Courier, Louisville, KY, 20 Apr 1855

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Title Alternate label Class
Harris, Joseph Participant in Person
Williamson, Harvey Participant in Person