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Re: The Clotilde Autum 1859 - tea brick
Greetings 2020 news on on the Clotilda How American Descendants of Slavery are connecting with an ancestry connecting with an ancestry shrouded by history. Washington post Unlike most descendants of e..
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Re: Tillman, Sturdivant, Simons - Deborah Smith
Descendants of Effie Tillman and James Walter Flowers Effie Tillman (daughter of Daniel Tillman and Minerva), born Aug 1889 in Wadesboro, NC married Nov 1908 to James W. Flowers born Aug 1881 in Wades..
Salawa and Maroonage part two - Azacotogan Fajise Syenxwe
Now that we have talked a little about the nature of salawa, let's talk about the concept of maroonage. First, I'd like to make clear that the principles of salawa and the importance of good character..
Re: [BARBADOS] Ashby Family from Christ Church - Marvin Ellis
Jamila, I have an Ashby DNA match from Trinidad via Barbados, Jerome Ashby...
Re: Will; FOSTER, Prior (FPOC); 1842/3; Stark Co, - jcochisa8
Here is the source for Prior FOSTER's 1842/3 Will: Source Citation Will Records, 1811-1888; Index, 1811-1943; Probate Place: Stark, Ohio Source Information Ancestry.com. Ohio, Wills and Probate Record..
Will; FOSTER, Prior (FPOC); 1842/3; Stark Co, OH - jcochisa8
...2nd I give devise and bequeath to my beloved children viz namely George Foster, Prior Foster Jun, Fortune intermarried with George Carter, Robert Foster, Levi Foster and Joseph Foster all to share ..
Re: sam Harris - Vicky Daviss-Mitchell
What I try and do is to look in the 1870 census where you see your ancestor. Then look for anyone with the same name going forward and backwards up to 10 pages. Many tend to stay in the same area. The..
FOSTER,Catherine(1818,BelmontCo,OH-1887,VigoCo,IN) - jcochisa8
Catherine is my 3X maternal great grandmother. I am looking for evidence of any African American FOSTER's who lived in Darke Co, OH or Randolph Co, IN at the FPOC settlements there. I realize Foster i..
How to search for birth parents? - Rose_Patterson
Hi! One of my ancestors was adopted and I need to figure out his parents' names. Maybe there's someone dealing with the same issue who could help me? Very little information is available on the intern..
1850-1860 Census, Slave Inhabitants - David Edwin Paterson
Have you ever wondered why the 1850 and 1860 censuses have a two separate lists of the nation's inhabitants -- one for Free Inhabitants, and another for Slave Inhabitants? The reason was all politics...
sam Harris - B.Taylor
Trying to locate the slave owner. He lived in Walnut Grove Township in Granville county, North Carolina and was 39years old in the 1870 census. In 1880 the first name changed to “Crockett HARRIS” ..
African Burial Ground DNA testing underway - tea brick
DNA testing underway on Portsmouth African Burying Ground remains Portsmouth New Hampshire PORTSMOUTH -- Per approval of the city’s African Burying Ground Stewardship Committee, two sets of remains ..
Fairfax, VA area, Simms, Sims family - B. Dozier
Looking for information on relationship in the Simms, Sims family-- Humphrey, Humpy Sims abt. _____ - 1829. wife Basheba, Bersheba Sims abt._____ and their 4 unnamed sons - George Levi (Lee, Levy) Sim..
[VA] Fairfax area circa 1765-1835 - B. Dozier
Looking for info for Bathesheba, (Bersheba) Sims, Simms and (4 unnamed sons) in the will of husband, Humphrey (Humpy) Sims, Simms dated June 1, 1829. Will probated in December 1, 1829. Would like to f..