OLD SLAVE DIES

Palestine. Jane Hicks, slavery negress who was said by relatives to have been 113 years and one day old, was buried near here today. The age was based on family Bible records.

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Lubbock Morning Avalanche (Lubbock, Texas)04 Oct 1935, FriPage 15
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  • OLD SLAVE DIES — Palestine. Jane Hicks, slavery negress who was said by relatives to have been 113 years and one day old, was buried near here today. The age was based on family Bible records.

    hollie_g_364 – 25 Oct 2014

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