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STORYTELLER LOCATION HOW YOU HEARD YEAR TOOK PLACE TELLER'S PLACE OF ORIGIN WHAT IT'S ABOUT
Raleigh, North Carolina family story 1890s Raleigh, North Carolina great grandparents
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96 year old cousin and my now deceased great-grandmother Taliaferro county Georgia Oral history and my own research 1890s Taliaferro and Hancock counties Georgia Secret Father
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Aunt Guthrie, Oklahoma A family legend 1890s She was born in Guthrie, Oklahoma. Losing the land
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Aunt? Montgomery Alabama Through different relatives 1890s Alabama (Montgomery) Davis Roots
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cousin Delaware told by family member 1890s somewhere in Delaware Overcoming Adversity
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Cousin "Nig" John Harris Place & Lattimore Place, Baldwin County, GA Family Oral Historians 1890s Milledgeville, GA 2 Sisters married 2 Brothers
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Father Nigeria Guyana Belize 1890s Belize, formerly British Honduras inherited talent
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Father, grandfather, and step-uncle Oregon and Oklahoma family legend 1890s San Pedro, California Hiding out
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grandfather and elders United States oral history 1890s Savannah, Georgia; Hymanville, South Carolina; Henderson, North Carolina; family tree
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grandmother Texas family legend 1890s Tuscalusa AL fleeing a lynching
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Grandmother and Great-great uncle Buckingham County to Hartford County oral history with older family members 1890s Hartford, CT The other great migration
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Grandmother, Father McIntosh County (Eufaula, Huttonville), Oklahoma Traditional story 1890s Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Landowners
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I heard the strory from my mother and her siblings. He delivered goods baked by his mother-in-law to the White House. Oral family history. 1890s Caroline County, VA. Grandfather DOB 5/4/1881. Maternal grandfather said he was Irish/Indian/African. (Irish Overseer).
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Mother Havana, Cuba interview with my late Mother 1890s Mothers parents were from Cuba, came to live in Nebraska overcoming adversity
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mother stationed Germany, Russia passed down from generation 1890s Silas City North Caroline Father was born 1890. He was in World 1 War.
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mother and father Georgia many family members 1890s Arkansas family unity
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My mother West Virginia great aunts and uncles 1890s West Virginia Family History
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My mother, aunts, uncles, and grandmother Mississippi passed down 1890s Greenville and Greenwood Mississippi mothers fathers family
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