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Re: FPOC VA MD 1800-1865
In Response To: FPOC VA MD 1800-1865 ()
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It would be helpful if you told us the surnames of the families you are researching and what records you have already found so that we don't duplicate your efforts, and get a better understanding of what you are looking for.
Virginia and Maryland had the largest Free Black populations prior to the Civil War and the general emancipation.
Searching free people of color in Virginia, Maryland 1800-1865