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Grand mothers, aunts, uncles In South Carolina/ Chacago From Grand mother, aunts, uncles and thier cousins Due West, South Carolina Leila Dotson and Ollie Daniel McAdams Grand parents
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Grandfather Marion and Georgetown county South Carolina Family history 1700s Marion County South Carolina
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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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grandma South Carolina research through Ancestry.com and through oral history from my grandma 1800s South Carolina Great, Great Grandfather
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grandmother aiken south carolina my grandmother 1800s aiken south carolina 9 year old slave girl
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Grandmother North Carolina paternal grandmother 1700s North Carolina President John and Samuel Adams descendants
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Grandmother Washington, Ohio Oral Interview 1883 Granville City, North Carolina A Puzzle Solved
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Grandmothers cousin Africa Igbo Island Oral History 1820s carolinas/georgia/mississippi? Mat/Grandma family story simlar to movie Daughters of the dust
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I felt compelled to document our family history Virginia, North Carolina and Ohio Personal Research 1820s Halifax County, Virginia My family's connection to Patrick Henry
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I heard my father say this & we've recently confirmed it Chester, South Carolina We've found most of the information ourselves Chester, South Carolina Eight Generations
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It is through my fathers lineage, and he heard through his father. Fort Mill Plantation (Fort Mill) Clemson, SC I heard it through my parents, both my father and my mother. 1830s Pendleton, South Carolina I heard that I was a descendant of John C. Calhoun the US Vice President.
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MOTHER GRANDFATHER BORN IN ABBEVILLE SOUTH . ORALLY WASHINGTON,NORTH CAROLINA fAMILY TREE
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mother Lancaster, South Carolina Oral History 1895 Lancaster, South Carolina sisterly love
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mother's father South Carolina My mother 1895 Florida Ancestors
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Mother, Estelle Alma Singleton Taylor/ Aunt Ruby Ursula Singleton Thompson Sumter, So Carolina Handed down through the years on maternal "Singleton" Family 1850s Sumter, So Carolina -- came North in 1923 settling in NY then CT Ancestor "Singleton" found gold in Sumter, So. Carolina and bought freedom
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My aunt confirmed that he was a slave Edgefield County, S.C. I researched his history, and saw that he was born in 1850 1862 Saluda, South Carolina I found my Great Great Grandfather who was a slave.
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My aunt sent me a handwritten info. Person County, North Carolina I heard the story from my cousin who research our family history Durham, North Carolina My great great great grandfather and mother
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My Father Harrison Plantation Virginia &/or North Carolina Doorstep Children
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My father Laurens County, South Carolina and Little River County, Arkanass Oral History 1880s Grandparents who were slaves Migration of family; name change
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My Father Walter Alexander Frazier Charleston, South Carolina Conversations from my Father; Walter Alexander Frazier known as Shorty 1974 Bronx, New York Family
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