Beginning Date
Wednesday, April 23, 1862
Starting Point
Freedom Seekers Mentioned By Name
Nettie (age 15)
Slaveholders Mentioned By Name
J.D. Lawrin
Mid Points
End Point

On Wednesday, April 23, 1862, a 15-year-old enslaved child named Nettie escaped from the household of slaveholder J.D. Lawrin, on 33 South 4th Street in St. Louis. Lawrin advertised a $25 reward for Nettie's recapture. 

Escape Attributes
Single Slaveholder
Women and/or children runaways
Runaway Arrest Ad
Escape Numbers
Notes on Sources

St. Louis Missouri Republican, April 26, 1862 (HMO)