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Louisiana family members research; oral history 1900s Louisiana rich heritage
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I DON'T KNOW MUCH TO TELL YOU JUST A LITTLE FROM MY MOTHER. NEWWW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA. ON PBS CHANNEL 30 IN ATLANTA, GEORGIA. I'M AN NATIVE OF N.O.LA. 1962 NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA.I ALSO HEARD FROM MISSISSIPPI & KANSAS. I 'M LOOKING FOR MY MOTHER SIDE THE " POLK'S FAMILY"
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cousin Noxubee, Mississippi From an older relative. 1860s Alto, Louisiana Bondage
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Family Documentation and relatives Iberia, Louisiana Family Documentation and relatives 1880s Iberia, Louisiana Heritage
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fathe-in-law New Orleans, Louisiana 1800 New Orleans, Louisiana Immigration
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geneaology New Iberia, Louisiana 1870s Bakersfield, California and New Iberia, Louisiana act of kindness
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grandmother Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana family reunion 1811 magnolia springs, texas progress
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Mother and older cousins Jefferson County, MS. ,Branywine , Mcbride I heard the story from older relatives. 1880s McBride,MS. Great-Great Grand mother resold in New Orleans Louisiana during slavery.
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Mother's cousin New Orleans, Louisiana oral history 1770s New Orleans, Africa, France, Germany Survival, overcoming adversity, Gaining freedom, Love for family
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Mother's mother and Great Aunt Chicago Oral history 1998 Thybedeaux, Louisiana including what i know about my history
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My 103 yr old great, great, great aunt, geneology library, and elders of my Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma KMJQ Magic 102 on the Tom Joiner Show 1996 Born in Longview, Texas Finding More Family
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My father's cousin Saint James Parish, Louisiana oral history 1861 Southern Louisiana untold stories
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My grandmother Navasota, Texas Family story 1874 California and Louisiana My Ancestor
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My Mother's first cousin, another family historian. New Orleans, Louisiana oral history, proven by archival records 1770s New Orleans, Louisiana, Marseille and Provence France; Mali, West Africa self-purchase, love and affection, overcoming the odds
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My mother, grandmother, and great uncle Napoleonville, Louisiana Oral history from an eyewitness 1920s Napoleonville and New Orleans, Louisiana False accusations and lynching
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other family researchers French Louisiana Mobile, New Orleans, Opelousas louisiana archives published research 1780s Louisiana fighting for freedom
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