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    1  SIMMONS-SLATER - vkn
    Benjamin Judson Simmons was my great grandfather. Thank you for this wealth of information. So very ..

    2  Re: Sophia Sellers, the daughter of Adam Sellers - Art Thomas
    Michael wrote: You mentioned in your message that you are a DNA match with two people that have the ..

    3  Re: Knox Family Of Iredell, and Rowan Counties, NC - B. White
    If you have looked at the 1870 North Carolina census and cannot find the any one of these that you a..

    4  Knox Family Of Iredell, and Rowan Counties, NC - Malcolm S Knox
    Hello: Benjamin Wilson Knox (1855-1937), Samuel Lee Knox (1865-1920), and Effie Knox, were siblings ..

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