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Re: Sampson BLACK, TN 1826
In Response To: Sampson BLACK, TN 1826 ()
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PAR #: 11482701
Abstract: Former slaves Sampson and Nancy ask permission to take the surname Black for themselves and their children. Sampson was emancipated by Thomas Black in 1816; Nancy, by Anderson White about 1823. Sampson states that he is an "industrious, honest, peaceable, and Quiet Citizen."
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