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FPOC Marriages in VA .....A Sampling Abstract

Hello All,

While "browsing", I ran into this site, perhaps you are aware of it.

If not, it might be worth taking a look for EARLY MARRIAGES of FPOC's in Virginia. A few of those records are included in the below referenced Register of Marriages.

Just trying to add to OUR body of knowledge :)

Art Thomas
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Register of Marriages

1815-1828, 1836-1842

Reverand William H. Hart,

Rector, St. John's Church

Richmond, Virginia

Film # 962838

On file wilth

Family History Library

85 North West Temple St.

Salt Lake City, Utah

84105.
___________A Sampling of Abstracted Marriges_______

02 Mar,1816.........Jacob, slave to Miss Sherbroke, and Eva, slave to Mr. Thomas

BOHANNON.

15 May 1823........................ Ned LIGHTFOOT and Sophy BUCK, both free people

of color; license bearing date as above.

27 Jan 1825.................................. Billy ANDERSON and Betsy ANTHONY, free

people of color; license bearing date as above.

16 Aug 1825................................John JARVIS, a free man of color, and Lucy
MARBLE, a free woman of color; license bearing date Richmond, Henrico County,

13 Aug 1825.

07 Mar 1826......................................George DIXON and Fanny LIGGON, free
people of color; license dated Henrico County, 13 Feb 1826.

27 Jul 1827.........................................Martin ATWILL, of Richmond, and Nancy
ANDERSON, of Richmond, free persons of color; license dated Henrico County, 24

Jul 1827.


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