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Re: Great Article on Info Wanted Columns - David Paterson
Tim, Heather Andrea Williams, in Help Me to Find My People (UNCV Press, 2012), stated on p. 1 says she has collected 1200 of these ads. On pages 153-168 she tells where she found them and gives many p..
Levi Kemp, Chickasaw Freedmen #3501 - CKemp
I'm looking to reconnect with family members, descendants of Levi Kemp, son of Henry Clay Kemp and Louisa McCoy Kemp, born 3/4/1894 and died 12/12/1983 in Iowa. He married Elsie Johnson and they had c..
Re: plantations in alabama/1866 Census - Michael Ross
Is there a location associated with the L.W. Pettibone "plantation"? Did he have a traditional type of farm-based plantation? (I know that during the Civil War, he operated a warehouse in Se..
Re: Celester Stevenson, Chickasaw Freedmen - Antonio
Hey Julia! I'd like to view the information of which you speak. This is cousin Antonio, plz get back to me. Thanks...
Great Article on Info Wanted Columns - Tim Pinnick
The African American Genealogical & Historical Society of Chicago's Facebook page had a link to this article related to the Information Wanted notices in newspapers in the decades following the Civil ..
Ancestor Hunt Experiences - Tim Pinnick
I would like to hear from researchers about their experiences with The Ancestor Hunt website I posted about in the past. I will be doing a presentation on it in the fall. Thanks, Tim..
The Family of Alexander & Mary Nivens - Angela Walton-Raji
Alexander appeared in front of the Dawes Commission in 1902 on behalf of himself, wife Mary and their children. Their family history is a well documented one, and was strongly rooted in the Cherokee N..
[OK] PAYNE Addie 1920 - MUHAMMAD ABDULLAH
ISAIAH AND ABIE AND ADDIE PAYNE FAMILY RESEARCH ON ISAIAH,ABIE AND ADDIE PAYNE.ON THE 1920 THEY WERE LIVING IN GATESVILLE,WAGONER,OKLAHOMA...
[MS] PATTERSON WILLIE & LILLIE 1920 - MUHAMMAD ABDULLAH
WILLIE AND LILLIE PATTERSON BEAT TUNICA,MISSISSIPPI .WE ARE TRYING TO OBTAIN MORE INFORMATION ON WILLIE AND LILLIE PATTERSON WHO ARE ON THE 1920 CENSUS. THEY ARE LIVING IN BEAT 5,TUNICA,MISSISSIPPI AS..
[BARBADOS] FARRELL 1883 NEW YORK - MUHAMMAD ABDULLAH
JAMES NATHANIEL FARRELL, BARBADOS 1883 -NEW YORK GOOF AFTERNOON, I AM ASSISTING MY FRIEND WITH HIS FAMILY RESEARCH ON JAMES NATHANIEL FARRELL AND HIS PARENTS JAMES FARRELL AND CATHARINE A.HOWARD FROM ..
[NC] SPELLMAN Dane 1870 - MUHAMMAD ABDULLAH
FAMILY RESEARCH ON DANE SPELLMAN ON THE 1870 CENSUS IN CAMDEN,NORTH CAROLINA...
[MS]WILLIE PATTERSON, BEAT 5,LEE, - MUHAMMAD ABDULLAH
FAMILY RESEARCH ON WILLIE PATTERSON. WHO IS LISTED WITH HIS FAMILY ON THE 1930 CENSUS.THEY ARE LIVING IN BEAT 5,LEE,MISSISSIPPI...
DEARMAN DEARMON GIBSON BOYKIN - Ann McPherson
I am looking for family members and ancestors with surnames Dearman, DeArman, Dearmon, Gibson, Rivers, Sparks, Taylor, Thomas, Sweet and Boykin. They are from the following areas: Texas, MS, AL, NC, S..
Re: MS Black Cemetery in Choctaw County - joseph smith
HI I am descended from Rev.Silas Dobbs and would like to know who his parents where and anything else about him. Was he African American? Joseph..
Re: [CA] NELSON & LUCINDA RAY ~1870 - Arthur Thomas
VKN, No, I need to be thanking AfriGeneas for the help/assistance I've been provided through "networking" with fellow AfriGeneans since 1997. The information and techniques I've gained over ..