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    1  Re: FPOC's Longtown, OH Settlement - Art Thomas
    Lori,. Nope, you are not mistaken. FPOC located in the counties of west central Ohio, the UGRR,& the..

    2  Creek Freedmen Novel - Ken Cooper
    I just finished reading Citizens Creek, Lalita Tademy's historical novel about Creek Freedman Cow To..

    3  Re: Blacks Placed on the 1893 Cherokee Intruder Ce - Ken Cooper
    Thanks for posting this, Angela. I'll check it out. One of my ancestors was labelled an intruder in ..

    4  Re: Sophia Sellers, the daughter of Adam Sellers - Lori Swaney Archey
    For those interested, I am in contact with Michael Sellers, 5th great grandson of Adam Sellers, regu..

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