Springfield March 19th 1850
A colored Gentlemen by the Name of Jackson called
on me this morning, with a letter addressed to him by yourself asking
information respecting the Name of the Owners of his Wife &
Child in the South. He wishes me to inform you that they are in
Macon Georgia the Property of one Mr. McMacalain Law. a Surveyar.
of Land. he has two Uncles by the Names of Henry Law, Geo Law who
have been in Macon a number of Years. The Owner of his Wife &
Child. has not been in that place but a short time not more than
3 Years. He has formerly resided South Carolina Sumpter Deastrict
kept a Butcher pen. his Father now resides there, his given name
Jackson says is [?]iatt Law (probably a nickname). The best
way to find them is by this Mr. [?] Wells His Jacksons Wifs Name
is Louisa his childs name is Jinny.
Mr McCulvin Law was a Slave by the name of Enoch.
Jackson thinks they can be found by him.
Jacson seems to fear they have gon to Florida.
Yours a Friend of th oppressed
H. H. G.
P.S. Mr Jackson wishes all money in your Hands forwarded
to his agent in [?], Mr. Martin Stowell (probaly Jan understand
Jackson sends you a
paper which has some information regarding this matter in it.