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  • State is exactly "Iowa"

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Bowen escaped from slavery, near St. Francisville, MO, in 1859. He presumably went to Chicago and, from there, to Canada.

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Peter Bell, former slave, is looking for information about his parents that were owned by someone else.

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Tolliver, of Des Moines, Iowa, was sold away from Daviess County, Missouri, at age 9 [in ca 1848]. In 1903, he learned that his father lives in Leavenworth, Kansas, and visited him.

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They married "according to slave laws" in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 60 years earlier [ca 1837]. They were separated by sale seven years later. Reunited and remarried in Oskaloosa, Iowa, in 1897.

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W. H. is searching for Miss Hannah Harmer

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Lucinda Pillow (formerly Lucinda Hargrave) is searching for her brother and sister, George and Fannie Hargrave.

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Henrietta Wallace (formerly Turner) is searching for her son, Thomas Taylor Turner.

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Emanuel Randolph Willis is searching for his two brothers.

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Mrs. James Wheeler is looking for her sister Miss Mandy Boyd.

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Mrs. Lucy Williams is searching for her mother's family.

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John C. Bender and William Bouy are searching for a comrade who served in the same regiment as Bouy

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Mrs. Celia Jones is searching for Henry and Sallie Jones who lived in Virginia near Southampton

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W.H.H. Allen [William Henry Harrison Allen], from Union, Breckenridge County, KY, searching for his mother (her name not given)

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Worden Scott and Mary A. Scott searching for Worden's father, John Scott

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Mrs. McDora Dundee is looking for her father, Allen Bradford, who was a barber on a boat running from Montgomery to Mobile in 1863.

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Sarah Lee, Eldora, Iowa, searching for her daughter. In Cairo, Illinois when last heard from.

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John Broadus, Colfax, IA, searching for brother Eugene Broadus, Washington, DC

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Thomas Venable seeking information of Dennis and Susie Venable.

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Rev. Albert Boulden and his wife are searching for their children

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Jas. E. Bryant searching for his siblings Elizabeth Jones, Harriet Bryant, George Bryant, Tom Bryant, and Joe Bryant.

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Emma Ashe Pitts searching for her children, Mary Francis and Julius Ashe.

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Margaret Hays seeking information of her son, Henry Mays.

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Wm. Padgett searching for Harris Padgett.

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Maria (Robnet) Edmondson searching for her children William Oliver, Sultana Ann, and Mary Angelina Robnet.

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Louisa (Graves) Moore searching for her mother Jane Graves and her brother Dirk Graves.

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