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SIMMONS-SLATER - vkn
Benjamin Judson Simmons was my great grandfather. Thank you for this wealth of information. So very glad to hear from you. I have collected on all of the children of Alonzo Slater and Hattie Parker. W..
Re: Sophia Sellers, the daughter of Adam Sellers - Art Thomas
Michael wrote: You mentioned in your message that you are a DNA match with two people that have the surname of Sellers and have looked at the tree of both, and both lead back to Adam Sellers and his f..
Re: Knox Family Of Iredell, and Rowan Counties, NC - B. White
If you have looked at the 1870 North Carolina census and cannot find the any one of these that you are looking for, it appears that you have really hit a brick wall. You apparently have access to Ance..
Knox Family Of Iredell, and Rowan Counties, NC - Malcolm S Knox
Hello: Benjamin Wilson Knox (1855-1937), Samuel Lee Knox (1865-1920), and Effie Knox, were siblings from North Carolina. Benjamin was born in Iredell County, while Samuel was born in Rowan County. Ben..
Re: Sophia Sellers, the daughter of Adam Sellers - Michael Sellers
Hi Sheila, Can't remember if we have conversed in the past or not. I am the direct line, 5th Great Grandson of Adam Sellers and have been interested in the Sophia Clemens question for quite some time...
Graham Bell family of Petersburg, VA - Michael L. Nicholls
I am reconstructing some families for a history of the first generation of free people of color in Petersburg, one of which is that of Graham Bell. Bell and his wife Mary, whom he purchased in 1789 an..
Lost Cuzzins still Find me Here - cynthia
It has been awhile since i posted on the boards, but I can still tell you, postings are still floating around out there on the internet. I don't remember how many years ago I did so but I know it has ..
Thank YOU - Alexia Presley
I would like to thank Norma, Eli, and Ronald Graham 2006 I was having a hard time getting my citizenship from Muscogee creek nation and after listening to your advice I continue my journey on Septembe..
Re: University of Alabama - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
Not sure if this would help but if you read through it you may get your answer. You might also want to write or call the Archives Dept at the University...
Re: University of Alabama - Selinva
I thought your question was interesting since recently there has been quite a bit of research being done on Universities both in the North and the South and their ties to slavery. I put "History ..
University of Alabama - andrea green
Hello, My question is would anyone know how to find out or had information on the slaves that were owned by the University of Alabama. Are there any slave lists? I thank you advance...
Re: ALTEMUS family ~ Plaquemine LA - Thomas J Altemus
I was told I am of Irish, Italian, and PA Dutch=(Altemus) decent With Luterzo, Wheelan, and Schroder. My family has made my past a mystery to me, as far as i have searched I cannot even find myself in..
Native American History - Norma
Natives always speak about their past, but when will they ever speak of the black slaves that are also a part of their history? Are they so proud to admit they had slaves? It is sad what the White man..
Re: Union Recorder - James Simmons
Benjamin Judson Simmons was my great grandfather. Thank you for this wealth of information...
Finding Your Roots Chat Tonight! - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
The Melting Pot: Episode 5 Join us for a live discussion in the FYR Chatroom tonight October 21st at 8PM EST Three celebrity chefs who cook the food of their ancestors discover family members who have..