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Georgia Slave Bills of Sale
In Response To: Library@AfriGeneas ()

Georgia Slave Bills of Sale

By Emily E. Vaughn, Pastense2@aol.com

The names are in alphabetical order, according to the County/City under which they were listed. The index references the 1400+ names completed so far from Vol 1, section 1, Vol 1, section 2 and Vol 2, section 3.

Index A - K
Index L - Z

Abbreviations:

AHS Atlanta Historical Society, Atlanta
GAU Atlanta University, Atlanta
GDA Georgia Department of Archives and History, Atlanta
GEU Emory University, Atlanta
RCHS Richmond County Historical Society, Augusta
UGA University of Georgia, Athens

Vol. 1, Section 1, pp.1-44 ; includes the following Counties/Cities: Atlanta, Augusta, Baldwin, Bartow, Bibb and Bryan. Some of the names may appear more than once, because they were included in several documents, including the slave births. They list the slave women and their children, and then the childrens, children. The slaves owned by the State of Georgia were in more than one list. Names mentioned in the Freedmen & Contractors may also appear more than once, they are listed in Burke County; Collection: Bark Camp Baptist Church; under Slave and Slave Owners, and as Freedmen, under the county of record for that date.

Vol. 1, section 2, pp. 45-66

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