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GEORGIA ANN LYLES SAUNDERS - Obit
GEORGIA ANN LYLES SAUNDERS Georgia Ann Lyles Saunders, the eldest of Fred D. and Blanche (Sibert) Lyles' children, was born in Augusta, Georgia on May 27, 1915. She and her siblings, Lulu Lyles Booker..
John Berry Chase - Joe Murphy
I am interested in the UGRR in Lynn, MA and the Northshore. I am especially interested in John Berry Chase(born 12/4/1795 and died 10/15/1848) and family who owned 7 Franklin Street, Lynn, MA which ma..
Re: Ancestry - Amanda
Ok thanks for your reply, sorry about the photo . As I am in U.K. and not in touch with family members in U.S. don't really have a source for information on family history, will find some good books o..
Re: Daniel Cole - Robert Johnson
Greetings Angela, My 2nd great grandfather Daniel, was born in Arkansas around 1842. One source mentioned Red River, Little River, Arkansas as the census place. Thanks for your help! Take care! Robert..
Finding Your Roots Chat Tonight! - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
We Come From People Episode 6 Join us for a live discussion in the FYR Chatroom tonight October 28 at 8PM EST Angela Bassett, Valerie Jarrett and Nas’ roots run back into the heart of slavery, revea..
Re: Daniel Cole - Angela Y. Walton-Raji
There is a Daniel Cole who was on the Dawes Rolls. Where did your Daniel live, and during what years?..
Re: Choctaw Freedmen Surnames - Angela Y. Walton-Raji
Hello Robert, There are dozens of Choctaw Freedmen with Cole as a surname. Is there a particular name that you are seeking? I did find a Daniel and replied to your previous message but there are dozen..
Re: Ancestry - Angela Y. Walton-Raji
Hello Amanda, genealogy will reveal more about your history than a photo of yourself and asking if you "look" Native American. No one can tell you if you are native by looking at you, and that is not ..
Daniel Cole - Robert Johnson
Greetings Angela, I checked the 1885 Choctaw Freedmen Roll and found Daniel Cole, the ancestor I am researching. However, at this point, there is very little I've found out about him. If anyone knows ..
Re: I Know Why The Caged Ant Stings - Robert Johnson
Greetings Vicky! I know why those caged ants stung. Since they were unable to speak to you verbally, they redirected you in their quickest and very effective way of getting ones attention!!! Take care..
Choctaw Freedmen Surnames - Robert Johnson
Greetings Angela, I received my book that you authored called, Black Indian Genealogy Research, and noticed the surname Cole on the Choctaw Freedman list. Would you happen to know the first name(s) of..
Re: To: Paul Heinegg - Jim Hall
All of my research indicates that Mary Hudson was not the spouse of Samuel Bunch. I have tried to locate the source of this claim but have been unable to do so even though the Genealogists who did the..
Re: OUTLAW, Kitty Ella ~ Bertie Cnty - Kyung
Hi. I don't know if she had any siblings. According to my grandmother, she never spoke of her family, not even her parents. All I know is she lived on a reservation (probably Indian Woods) when she wa..
Re: OUTLAW, Kitty Ella ~ Bertie Cnty - Selinva
Hello, Welcome to Afrigeneas. On the 1900 Census I see Ploy and Katie, (they are said to have been married for 7 years) and their 4 children. All their children are said to be born in NC, with their y..
Ancestry - Amanda
I'm trying to find out if I may have some native ancestry, my grandfather was an African American GI his name was JB Willoughby and was from wildcat Oconee Georgia. Here's a picture of me, if it uploa..