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  • Collection: The Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA)

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Lewis searching for her mother, Annie Lewis, and her brothers, Eddie Lewis and Orange Lewis

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Thomas searching for aunt Delcie Graves, her husband Frederick Graves, and uncle James Washington. Frederick and James "were soldiers in the war of 1863" [Civil War]. All "belonged to" Tom Alyer in Madison County, VA.

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Born in Nansemond County, VA. Sons of Lydia Williams. Richard last saw Solomon on the battlefield in Falmouth, VA, in 1863, during the Civil War.

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Hatcher left child at home of Mrs. S. Mitchell, Richmond, VA. Mitchell replied, saying Hatcher knows his wife got the child in 1902, and that Hatcher promised to pay Mitchell for keeping the child eleven months, which she has not received.

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The Gaskins family moved from Washington, DC to Virginia in 1892. The father kept a restaurant in DC. The children were Roberta Gaskins, Latitia Gaskins, and John Gaskins.

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Johnson, formerly of Winchester, MA, last heard from in 1916, working for a lady in New York, New York. Photo included and five dollar reward offered.

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Rev. Henant and "Willy," or Amanda Brown, searching for her brother, Philip Henry.

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Harris was formerly of Rochester, New York.

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Brother also known as Capt. Ben Scott

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Lucy Smith, of Richmond, Virginia, is searching for her father, who was at Fort Smith, Arkansas, until April 1898.

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Tucker died in Hartford, Connecticut, in 1899. Wilson is trying to send Tucker's life insurance payment to her parents, in Lunenburg County, Virginia.

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Holston's aunt gave her to Mrs. Classy Gaines, of Farmville, Virginia, to be raised. Holston is looking for her birth family.

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Myrtle, age 6 [born ca. 1895], is searching for her grandparents. Her father's name was Lee Royal Lester.

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Colden, manager of the Colden Concert Company of Suffolk, Virginia, is searching for Mr. H.L. Harris, a vocalist.

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Lillie left Richmond, Virginia, for New York, four years ago [ca. 1897].

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She last saw her mother in Greensboro, North Carolina, five years ago [ca. 1896].

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James Davis claims he lives in Richmond, Virginia. Son of Annie Van Netten.

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Lewis, of Springfield, Massachusetts, is searching for Mrs. Sarah Scott, Mrs. Jane Harris, and his nephew, son of Polly Fox. Reward for information.

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Searching for Julius Edward Parish, son of Ephraim and Mary Parish, or relatives. Relatives formerly lived in Newport News, Virginia.
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