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    1  Re: [Nationwide] State census - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
    And Art, look at the distance from NY to Ohio. Makes you wonder when they took the trek, why they took it, and what made them return to Ohio after only a year. I would suggest that they looked into th..

    2  Re: [Nationwide] State census - Art Thomas
    Vicky, what is so interesting about the 1855 NY State Census record is that they must have been in NY for only that one year and during the period when the census was taken. By the 1860 Census the fam..

    3  Re: [Nationwide] State census - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
    Wow Art, that is great. I don't have a research area that have the state census yet but hopefully soon. What I like is when a child is born after the Federal Census is taken and at least you know ther..

    4  Re: [Nationwide] State census  - Art Thomas
    Vicky, Great tip and Link to off-year census records. I recently found a 2nd great-grandfather, William Adams and his family on a New York Census Record from 1855. I had no idea he and his family were..

    5  slave list for sale  - di
    I am always a lil skeptical and it also breaks my heart at the same time, to see documents being sold on ebay and other sites instead of being donated to historical societies or libraries but i saw th..

    6  Re: Anna KINGSLEY ~ Plantation owner  - vkn
    Kingsley married Anna in 1806 when she was 13 years old, recently arrived in Cuba from West Africa.[13] He freed her in 1811 and charged her with running his Laurel Grove plantation at Doctors Lake in..

    7  [Nationwide] State census  - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
    Don't forget to check your state for census listings State censuses can be as important as the federal census to genealogists but, because they were taken randomly, remain a much under-utilized resour..

    8  Re: Seaberry Family - xenia linda seaberry
    hello I don't really do computers a lot. Im not a fan of social media so im not gonna give info. that way but I would like for you to call me please.and I have a lot to tell you although we may not be..

    9  Re: MURRAY - GOGrant
    WWI - Draft Registration, 5Jun1917. Shows Ben Murray being born 4Oct1892. And born in Claremont, Sumter, SC. 1920 census - Statesburg, Sumter, SC. Is a 26y/o Benjamin, still living with his parents. A..

    10  Re: MACK - CHERYL PATTERSON
    IAM ALSO LOOOKING FOR INFORMATION ON MY MACK ANCESTORS BEGINNINGWITH SARAH ROSE WHICHIS MY GREATGRANDMOTHER AND MY GRANDFATHER JACK MACK BORN IN THE MID TO LATE 1800'S IN SUMTER SOUTH CAROLINA. MY GRE..

    11  Re: Lucy Holmes, Creek Freedmen - Norma
    I would like to hear from you Nakiyah regarding Mary Jefferson, who she married and her children. Thanks..

    12  Birth Family Search Assistance - Regina
    Hello, welcome to the AfriGeneas Adoption Forum. In keeping with AfriGeneas' mission of reconnecting families, this forum is provided for the discussion of adoption and foster care and for the benefit..

    13  Re: DNA Match with Indenture Family - vkn
    For now, I am content with knowing the source of her paternal line, although I do not know his name. Congratulations on your findings.. The work continues. All best wishes in moving forward!..

    14  DNA Match with Indenture Family - Alice Stewart
    Finally an old question is answered. My great grandmother, Rowan Revels, was indentured at the age of 1 year to Nelson Blackwelder in 1850. In 1850 both my 1Xgrandmother (Rowan) and her mother, Clara ..

    15  Re: Millions of genealogical records released - vkn
    However I can do no less they had names and their names and history cannot be forgotten. Congratulations on getting started on indexing this very important set of data...



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