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Reconstruction Period Research Forum

Senate Report - Negro Exodus from Southern States

Senate Rpt 693, 46th Congress, 2nd Session
"Proceedings of the Select Committee of the United States Senate to Investigate the Causes of the Removal of the Negroes from the Southern States to the Northern States"
[ Sessions held at Washington, beginning Tuesday March 9, 1880 ]

Part III

(Partial) List of Witnesses:

A.J. ALLEN, Railroad attorney, Ottawa KS
Rev. J. BARRETT (Republican), North Topeka, KS
Isaac BELL (Col), Shreveport, LA
M. BOSWORTH, Topeka, KS
A.B. BRADISH, lumber merchant, Atchison, KS
Philip BROOKINGS (col), Yazoo City, MS
W.J. BUCHAN, State senator, Wyandotte, KS
Henri BURCH (col), New Orleans, LA
David BURNS, Shreveport, LA
James BUTLER, Shreveport, LA
T.W. CAMPBELL (editor Commercial), Vicksburg, MS
G.W. CAREY, Topeka, KS
M.H. CASE, mayor of Topeka, KS
Gen. Thomas W. CONWAY, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Andrew CURRIE, mayor of Shreveport, LA
John DAVIS (greenbacker politics), Junction City, KS
V. DELL, editor Republican newspaper, Fort Smith AR
Dr. H.T. DILLARD, Bossier Parish, LA
L.E. DODEZ, notary public, Shreveport, LA
Frank DOSTER, lawyer, KS
R.S. ELLIOTT (TX Pacific Railroad employee), Shreveport, LA
R.L. FAULKNER (colored farmer), Natchitoches parish, LA
W.T. FLEMING, druggist, Shreveport, LA
W.P. FORD, cotton factor, Shreveport, LA
George E. GILLESPIE, physician Natchitoches, LA
J.H. GILLILAND, editor Shreveport Times, LA
Abnew HALL (col, Democrat), Shreveport, LA
J.C. HEBBARD, (first secretary of KS Freedmen's Aid Assoc.)Topeka KS
John N. HICKS, lawyer, Shreveport, LA
W.E. HORNE, Sherman TX
J.B. HUGHES, merchant, Shreveport
George S. IRWIN, printer, North Topeka, KS
A.S. JOHNSON, land commissioner, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fee RR
Absalom H. KENNEDY, lawyer, Oxford MS
John D. KNOX, Topeka, KS
McFARLAND, North Carolina, Republican lawyer, Topeka, KS [incorporator and director of Freedmen's Relief Assoc.]
E.A.J. McHENRY, Macon, MS
H. RUBY (col), Oswego, KS [born in N.Y., moved from Central America to TX)
Benjamin SINGLETON (col), Singleton Colony, KS
Green SMITH (col), Atchison, KS
Louis STUBBLEFIELD (col), planter, Bolivar Co., MS
Charlton H. TANDY (col), Saint Louis
**Affidavits on outrages from -
--- Ed. Parlor
--- George Rogers
--- Jet Gibbs
--- Winn
--- Pollard
--- Childs
--- Brown
--- Daniel
--- Parker
--- Woods
--- Marshall
--- Watts
--- Stevens
--- Massey
--- Weeks
--- Cummings
--- Wallace
--- Leonard
--- Jones

L.D. THOMAS (col), Minden, LA
W.M. TWINE (col), Baptist minister, Atchison, KS
R.T. VINSON, Shreveport, LA
B.J. WATERS, lawyer, Fort Scott, KS
Isaiah WEARS (col), Philadelphia, PA
J.W. WHEELER (col), Saint Louis, MO
J.W. WEIK, law student, Greencastle, Ind
Dr. F.A. WILMER, Dallas, TX
A.E. WRIGHT (deputy sheriff), Shreveport, LA
Alexander YERGER, Rosedale MS
Zodiac, Herman H., merchant, Minden, LA
****Affidavits from (negroes) Harris, Warren, Jones, Howard, Samuels, Hodges, Terrel and Reed


18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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