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STORYTELLER LOCATION HOW YOU HEARD YEAR TOOK PLACE TELLER'S PLACE OF ORIGIN WHAT IT'S ABOUT
Aunt Helen Alabama, and somewhere "up North" On a long country walk with my visiting Aunt 1920s Origins: Northwest Alamama Illicit Love Lost
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aunt, cousins, son Archer and Gainesville, Florida oral history 1850s Florida and Connecticut Connecting the family
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Aunt? Montgomery Alabama Through different relatives 1890s Alabama (Montgomery) Davis Roots
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AUNTS , UNCLES, PARENTS, COUSINS AND BOOKS AND DOCUMENTS , TRUSTS, WILLS GRENADA JAMAICA OWN RESEARCH 1955 GRENADA, TRINIDAD, TOBAGO, ST LUCIA, JAMAICA ITS IS A STORY ABOUT A FAMILY DIVIDED FOR DECADES DUE TO CLASS NOT COLOR
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Aunts and cousins Cleveland,Ohio grandmother died when I was 2 1915 Macon Ga Trying to find my grand mothers family tree
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Bernice Pelham South Carolina & Florida Family Oral History 1800s Tampa, Florida The Remarkable Life of Julia Ann Emanuel Pelham Gaither
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Brother Atlanta/Pembrook GA Oral interivew with a family member 1850s Pembrook, GA Family ancestory
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Cassie Currie Kirby, my great-grandmother and my mother and aunts. Brownsville, TN and North Carolina My Great-Grandmother Cassie Currie Kirby told us stories of the family 1800s Brownsville, TN and North Carolina My Great-Grandmother has 20 sibling, but only knew 13.
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Census research- John Pyle Kaufman Co, TX Research - census, family research 1870s South Carolina, then GA, MS and Texas A white man caring for a half-brother born a slave.
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cousin Delaware told by family member 1890s somewhere in Delaware Overcoming Adversity
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Cousin Fort Monroe, Virginia A Family History Book 1860s Chesapeake, Virginia Colored Civil War Veteran
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Cousin Glenwood, Montgomery County, (now Wheeler County) Georgia Family Legend 1863 Glenwood, Georgia Slave Grave
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Cousin Hushpuckena, MS Family history 1920s Koscuisko, MS Paternal Grandparents
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Cousin North or South Carolina Oral History 1800s Bellville, Florida Rayam Last Name
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Cousin On Stewart plantation Richmond, Virginia My father's first cousin told me this story. Barbour county in Alabama My father's grandmother was allegedly of Spanish decent.
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Cousin Philippi, West Virginia Oral History 1830s West Virginia Oral History Native American
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Cousin Spartanburg, South Carolina Discussing wit older relatives. 1850s Spartanburg, South Carolina Tracing my family tree back to 1850.
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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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cousin Alex Witt Germany to Alabama oral history 1914 Tuscaloosa, Alabama The Witt's of livingston county alabama
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Cousin docummented story in a letter to my grandmother. Natchez, Adams County, Kingston Precinct, Mississippi I heard the story growing up and it was documented in a letter. 1880s These ancestors, are from Kingston, Mississippi, via "Malagasy" Stories of adversity and challenge
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