AfriGeneas Message Boards -- Most Recent Posts
Slater James F - vkn
Need the hearts and the heads of "war between the states experts" to comprehend the above application for headstone...
Re: Church Black History Quilt Project - Regina
Thank you Ms Valencia. Everyone at church is still excited about it and it filled my heart today to see some of the children showing their visiting grandfather the swatches they made with his name on ..
Re: Slaves Autauga Cnty AL Milton Howard - jcochisa8
This is an update to the above subject. I have received all but about 25 pages of Milton Howard's Civil War Pension Record. I have ordered the remaining 25 pages. In the loose papers, I have received,..
Re: Obituary- Scott Lindsey Thomas - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
And so it is Art, the love of a son for his father. May Scott Rest In Perfect Peace...
Re: Will, Albert James Pickett (1810-1858), Autaug - Ron
Rest In Peace~Scott Lindsey Thomas - vkn
Thanx for sharing the life of Scott, Arthur. Condolence and Peace to you and family. Thanks to my AfriGeneas family for allowing me to share...
Rev Floyd Massey - vkn
*This date in 1915 celebrates the birth of Rev. Floyd Massey Jr. He was an African American minister and teacher. Born in Rock Hill, S.C., Massey grew up in Gastonia, N.C., and earned a bachelor's deg..
Re: Church Black History Quilt Project - vkn
We were supposed to display it on the last Sunday in February, but we had a couple of snow Sundays where many were unable to attend to now our revealing day is on next Sunday the 22. I am so excited a..
Obituary- Scott Lindsey Thomas - Art Thomas
Hello All, My son, Scott L. Thomas, was a survivor of the 9/11 tragedy as he was working in the Goldman Sachs Building across the street from the World Trade Center (WTC) at that time and had just lef..
Re: Will, Albert James Pickett (1810-1858), Autaug - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
If the will is not online, the best place to look would be the courthouse in your area of research. I would call and see if they had a search fee and if they find it, the cost to send. Good luck!..
Will, Albert James Pickett (1810-1858), Autauga Co - jcochisa8
Can anyone tell me, for sure, where to find the last will and testament of the planter and slaveholder named above? I have read he left an estate valued at over $1 million dollars. I have tried online..
Re: Slave owner/ HAMPTON Plantation - vkn
We will take a closer look at your research goals and try and assist where possible in establishing a doable search and find plan. Strongest best wishes. My name is Margaret Hampton and I grew up in F..
Re: Yonkers,New York-Slaves in my research. - vkn
Thanx so very much to you for sharing the Hadley research. I FIND IN 1830 CENSUS HESTER PIRSON[SEARCH IS WRONG AS GIVES HER NAME AS HESTER BESSOM, ACTUAL CENSUS PAGE STATES 'PIRSON'.],LIVING IN YONKER..
Re: Lewis Adams Freedom Paper (1813) - vkn
So many thanx to you Art. We learn from your continuing examples. On the 15th of March 1813.. 202 years ago, a 3rd great-grandfather, Lewis Adams (1785-1864), was granted his freedom from the bonds of..
Re: Slavery memorial, The Ark of Return N.Y. - vkn
5 March 2015 – This year’s commemoration of the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade will have particular significance at United Nations Hea..