AfriGeneas Free Persons of Color Forum
New Guinea/ Stark County/ Ohio
Has anyone done any research on, or encounterd the African-American community of New Guinea in Northeastern Ohio? I seek more information.
It was about a mile or so east of Williamsport, on the north side of the Mahoning River; it had a church and an old burial ground that have long since faded into oblivion; it (or the township=Lexington)
A few surnames associated with the church leadership there were: DAY, BRACY, WHITFIELD, HAMLIN, DAVIS.