John W Keirle was a slave owner

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John W Keirle was a slave owner - v 200 Dollars Reward; Left my house last...
v 200 Dollars Reward; Left my house last evening about 7 o'clock, a dark s M ufctto BOY, who calls "himself David Ralph, eighteen year 'of age, fivo feet 4'inches high, straight and well made though- rather slender, has a remarkable' downcast, gram look when spoken to, he also has a particular lounge when walking, turps his toes very much outward;' had on when he absconded a blue round si-bout jacket and pantaloons, yellow vest fur hat and new pair f boots. . I purchased the said negro of Mr. John fceirle who purchased him of Mr, William. Gibson, both of this city;, ' Mr. Keirle kept him in his shoe store, 'at the corner .of South and Market-streets; for some time. It is supposed the boy is still lurking about town. He was formerly the property of Mr . Leonard Doreey, of Calvert county, in this, 8,tate. ' I will ; give 20 dollara if taken in this city,' 30 dollars if thirty miles, 40 dollars if forty miles from home, and the above .reward if taken two hundred miles from Baltimore, fit ajj reasonable charges if secured in a-ny gawl,1. so that I get him again.' All persons aVe forwarned harbouring said boy at their peril.' " : ".' John. Gadsby, . Iodiaa Queen, Baltimore. Who wishes to Purchast. . . - Two : likely, active male ' SERVANT," accustomed to"" housework j those from the country , would be preferred, from lfl.to 25 years of age. ;,Fep: 29,-.' "-j -: ;1 V ;

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  1. The Maryland Gazette,
  2. 29 Feb 1816, Thu,
  3. Page 3

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