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Distant relations doing research East Tennessee, Southwest Virginia Oral tradition from fellow researchers and records 1845 East Tennessee Interracial contact
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esther clark ark and texas family 1900s town near maryanna ark george andrew clark owend 250 acres farm land in mich in 1930s sold to him
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Family historian Unsure My relations to Mr Washington & Ms Gibson were done by a family historian Sumter South Carolina and other SC cities as well I believe I am related to Denzel Washington and Althea Gibson
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Family Historian - Lovick Lenoir County, NC Internet 1863 Kinston, NC Colored Troops
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Family Historian encouraged me to begin research 12 yrs ago Aliceville Alabama (Pickens County) I researched and helped prepared the reunion in Pickens County Alabama 2004 born in Hattiesburg Mississippi Research led to discovery of new relatives resulting in a Reunion 2004
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family members Jamaica 1861 Jamaica family history
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Father Greenwood, MS & West Helena, AR Father 1800s Greenwood, Mississippi Great-Grandfather
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Father and cousin Red Bud, Illinois 1850s Red Bud, Illinois Orphan ancestor
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Father and Mother Washington, DC; Greesboro, North Carolina; Lincolnton, North Carolina Family discussions 1870s Greesboro, North Carolina; Lincolnton, North Carolina Abolitionist
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father, aunt, grandfather Marion County, Florida oral history and research 1885 Marion County, Florida homesteading
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Father, grandfather, and step-uncle Oregon and Oklahoma family legend 1890s San Pedro, California Hiding out
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Foster Allen Florence, South Carolina My grandfather, before his death 1860s South Carolina,Effingham, Timmonsville, Florence area The missing brother
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Foster Allen Florence, South Carolina My grandfather, before his death 1860s South Carolina,Effingham, Timmonsville, Florence area The missing brother
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Franklin, Tennesse Franklin, Tennessee Through research 1856 Tennesse A mystery beginning to unravel
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Freedman Bank Records Georgia Genealogy research 1871 Milledgeville Georgia Discovery of family history
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from an aunt, then my own research, and elder cousins virginia, ohio doing research 1805 ohio my family, it was a secret that our ancestors were black
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from my father cherokee al, and other states he had children over several states from my father yes ive heard this from other family members alabama my grandfather history it was said he had over 25 children
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From personal research At Second Constitutional Convention of KY From personal research 1790s From personal research Davidson family connection to Davidson the delgate of Kentucky 1798/1799
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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 Franklin county, Mississippi Oral family history Amite county, Franklin county, Adams county, Mississippi Family's name
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