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    1  Re: Help figuring out my Gr-Grandpa's Name - Elizabeth Torres
    Thanks so much! I hope to find more info. All the best in your search, too! Sincerely, Elizabeth Tor..

    2  Virginia Slavery to Angola - tea brick
    journey Hundreds of thousands of Africans were enslaved in America. Wanda Tucker believes her relati..

    3  Re: Help figuring out my Gr-Grandpa's Name - elle86
    I believe you are right in believing Kenny's name was spelled phonetically. I would search using tha..

    4  Help figuring out my Gr-Grandpa's Name - Elizabeth Torres
    Hi! My grandmother's (Martha McKinnies 1892 GA) father, Kine McKinnies abt 1861) is in the 1900 Cens..

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