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Manumission Records Logan Co., OH 1834-1857

From the Ohio Geneaolgical Society Quartely Journal - Vol 48, No. 2, June 2008.

Extracts from the Manumission Record of Freed Slaves 1834-1857 Logan County, Ohio Clerk of Courts.

Surnames that appear in this article are: Banks, Tayburn, Payne, Stewart, Walden, Artiss, Bryd, Jackson, Jinkins, Woodley, Hicks, Waid, Roberts, Archer, Wilkins, Heathercock, Hartwell, Johnson, Dempsey, Newlin, Laburn, Scott, Allen & Mendenhall.

These names are spelled as they appear in the extracts, but some variations would/could be.....Tayburn=Taborn,Byrd=Bird, Nimsom=Newsome, Dempsey=Demsy, Heathercock=Heathcock, Hicks=Hix, Waid=Wade & Artiss=Artis.

These persons were being manumitted from the following areas....Northampton Co., NC, Farquier Co., VA, Brunswick Co., VA, Surry Co., VA, Greenville Co., NC, Orange Co., NC, Cumberland Co., NC, Halifax Co., NC, Rowan Co., NC & Guilford Co., NC.

I have the OGSJ with the particulars should anyone be interested.

Art Thomas


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