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New Orleans Times-Democrat. Jun 11 1899.jpg
Rachel Thornton searching for her aunt, Harriet Cross, sister of John Jones. "Formerly belonged to" the Fielding Davis family.

New Bern NC Weekly Journal. Jan 3 1889.jpg
Malinda Davis searching for her father, who "formerly belonged to" Mrs. Jane White of Onslow County, NC

Las Vegas Weekly Optic and Stock Grower. East Las Vegas NM. Sep 30 1899.jp2
Washington, DC attorneys searching for Wm. Beeks. His mother left him small amount of money. She was a servant in the family of Carlos Carballo, at army Fort Union, in New Mexico, about 25 years ago [ca. 1874]

Tri-Weekly Standard. Raleigh NC. May 31 1866.jp2
Peter and Peggy Vinson searching for daughter, Emma, commonly called "Poss," age about 14. Formerly belonged to Mr. Chas. Henderson.

Brenham TX Weekly Banner. Feb 9 1882.jp2
Elder T. Cooper, Brenham, TX, searching for his brother Job Jameson, who came to Texas soon after the Civil War

National Republican. Washington DC Oct 26 1887.jp2
Ellen Dixon searching for her son. He went to New York with a Union regiment. Includes transcription of memorandum written by former master, John T. Bloxham, during the Civil War, when John Dixon left.

Times-Dispatch. Richmond VA Sep 17 1905.jp2
Esther Overby, "a kind, good old house servant," searching for General Grant Royster/"Grant" Royster

Bourbon News. Paris KY Nov 15 1898.jp2
T.M. Purnell searching for "Big Will" Howard, sold during the Civil War in Harlan County, KY, to Wm. Onthang

Memphis Daily Appeal. July 11 1878.jp2
Worden Scott and Mary A. Scott searching for Worden's father, John Scott

Port Tobacco Times and Charles County Advertiser. Port Tobacco MD. Oct 25 1872.jp2
Anderson Montgomery searching for her children, Martha Ann Montgomery, Susan Montgomery, Jane Montgomery, and Nace Montgomery, and her sister, Martha Ware
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