AfriGeneas Free Persons of Color Forum
Patrick Strange, Lavinia Tate in VA
In Response To: Re: Strange from VA to PA & MI ()
Thanks for passing along this information. Two possibly related African-American men headed the following households that were counted in the census, 1870, 1880. Patrick and Levina in 1870 and/or Patrick and Vinie could be the couple, Patrick Strange and Lavinia Tate, that married in Nelson County, VA in 1853, according to the record you cited.
1870 census: Massies Mill, Nelson, VA (all born in VA)
1880 census: Massies, Nelson, VA (all born in VA)