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Re: Are Children of Former Slaves Still Alive Toda

Years ago after the Miniseries roots there was a TV interview {PBS(?) an aged woman those father had been a former slave and was a member of the USCT.

ACtress Hattie McDaniel and her brother were both children of a former slave/USCT member

Years ago in 1970'1980 {National Georgrahic Magazine} there was a story of a woman aged 98 {Texas or Louisiana} whose father had been a slave; she herself had 4 sons and she saw to it they all had college educations...

YEars age the Cincinnati Enquirer had an obitaury of a man whose grandfather had been sold as a lave in Norfolk Va in 1820

Richard Wright born 1908 was the grandchild of Former slaves -his mother died in Illinois in the 1950;s I think

As to weather any actual sons and daughters of slaves from 1800-1865 are still alive..I confess i dont know

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Are Children of Former Slaves Still Alive Today?
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