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Re: More on Bibby
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I saw that the Bibby family lived in the Franklin County area for generations. Given the fact that Henry Bibby was born in the same County raises the possibility. But like you say,time will tell. Unless he decides to explore their family history, we can only speculate. Speaking of free people of color, I wonder what percentage of black people today are descended from free black ancestors? My ancestors were free people of color in Louisiana. A few black celebrities I found out also have free ancestors: Richard Pryor, Jada Pinkett Smith, Henry Louis Gates Jr, Sarah Lawrence-Lightfoot, Arther Ashe, Athea Gibson,Rev. Benjamin Chavis,proberly others...
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