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One Families Story: Read a story matching the term you chose:
STORYTELLER: My mother LOCATION: West Virginia YEAR TOOK PLACE: 1890s
TELLER'S PLACE OF ORIGIN: West Virginia HOW HEARD: great aunts and uncles

This is the story of the Bradshaws as I heard throughout the years. My grandmother's family begins with 14 children. Raised on a working farm. They raised pigs, chickens, cows, and had an apple farm. Their original name is Kilpatrick which I was told was the slave masters name.





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