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African American Lives 2 -- Hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
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A great cousin that is 96 years old Alexander City Alabama Heard it through relatives and research 1900s Her partents It is about my great great great great grandmother and events discovered.
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grandmother Kansas City, Kansas family story 1951 Macon, Georgia we had Cherokee and Blackfoot, also Scotch-Irish
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Grandmother Washington, Ohio Oral Interview 1883 Granville City, North Carolina A Puzzle Solved
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Grandmother, Father McIntosh County (Eufaula, Huttonville), Oklahoma Traditional story 1890s Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Landowners
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I learned it from an old cousinand my grandmother's best friend. Red Hill Community, Robertson County, Texas Through study, family, and county records. 1870s Robertson county,Red Hill Community, Calvert, Texas A city within a city
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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's & uncle's orphanage New York City, New Jersey Letter from my mother's & uncle's orphanage 1910s New York City Orphan's Tale
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Mother's & uncle's orphanage New York City, New Jersey Letter from my mother's & uncle's orphanage 1910s New York City Mother's Tale
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Mother's & uncle's orphanage New York City, New Jersey Letter from my mother's & uncle's orphanage 1910s New York City Mother's Tale
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My father charles city county va, cedar forest plantation oral history and census records His mother, charles city co. va traced my roots back to a great land owner
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My father New York City Oral history 1819 Long Island, NY Black Indians
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My father told bits of the story after he inherited family land Yazoo County, Mississippi It is a story passed down through my fraternal relatives 1900s Yazoo City, Mississippi White immigrant great, great, great grand father in rural Holy Bluff, MS
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My grandmother and her siblings often talk about this Hallsville, Harrison County , TX I was the child who was interested in the family history from my grandma 1850s Alabama Uncle Mack Nolan - black city councilman
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