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    1  Re: (Kindley AFB Bermuda  - Ingrid R. Armstrong-Doweary
    I see you are researching military records. Do you have any information as to where he enlisted and in which years he was enlisted? Ingrid..

    2  Naming in AfriGeneas Archives  - vkn
    Does this thread point to answers or clues for each of us?..

    3  Re: Slaves Taking Slaverowners Names  - vkn
    Another thread of interest..

    4  Re: Slaves Taking Slaverowners Names  - vkn
    the link and thread below may be of help as you research the naming question...

    5  Re: Slaves Taking Slaverowners Names - Gregory O.
    Why our enslaved ancestors, chose the names they did, we will never know. Those who went into the Army, they were given the name of the last owner. If they didn't already have a last name. It is true ..

    6  Slaves Taking Slaverowners Names - T Houston
    Hello: I could really use everyone's help. I'm headed toward a brick wall. I think I've located the family who held my family as slaves. I've been in contact with their descendant. We've found similar..

    7  Re: Lawrence Creek Farm, Louisa County VA - jochisa
    I, too, thank you. My family and I can only hope, that one day, the slaveholding families of our ancestors, (AL, Autauga and Montgomery Co's-PICKETT and HOWARD)and employers (VELIE? - IA), will share ..

    8  Re: Lawrence Creek Farm, Louisa County VA - David Paterson
    Thank you for sharing your family's personal papers. There is so much American history tucked away in private places. We need people like you to share, so we can all benefit. Well done...

    9  (Kindley AFB Bermuda  - Gwendolyn Cradle
    Searching for military. Records from Kindley AFB for Wallace Barton 1933 -1956. How would I find them? He was born in Asheville NC and married Patricia Love. This Base is no longer in existence. Thank..

    10  Returning to forum - Gwendolyn Cradle
    Am I now legal and able to post?..

    11  Britt Family Reuniin - T. Houston
    Hello: If you are descendants from Jefferson and Martha Britt who migrated from GA to AL to AR, we want to invite you to a family reunion. Thank you...

    12  Re: 272 Slaves Sold to Save Georgetown in 183 - tea brick
    photo of slave sold by Georgetown is a Charlotte Woman's ancestor. Her ‘Grandpa Frank’ was a slave and she’d never seen his face – then her phone rang Earlene Campbell-Coleman recently receive..

    13  Re: Lawrence Creek Farm, Louisa County VA - milady1066
    I didn't know it was at the Lib of Virginia! I have the original. GREAT! Glad it is already searchable. We recently sent it to the Virginia Historical Society that scanned a copy but they haven't inde..

    14  Re: Lawrence Creek Farm, Louisa County VA - Paterson
    Good day to you! I suspect you are talking about this holding at the Library of Virginia in Richmond: Dettor, Martha Ann Carter. The history of Lawrence Creek, 1934. Accession 34298. 48 leaves. Photoc..

    15  The Family & Legacy- Lucinda Davis, Creek Freedman  - Angela Walton-Raji
    In the late 1890s Anderson Davis appeared on behalf of his wife Lucinda and their children to enroll as Creek Freedmen. Thirty years later Lucinda would be interviewed by the WPA Slave Narrative proje..



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