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Emeline Skipwarth escaped from slavery in Kentucky to Michigan. Forty years later, in 1885, she found her sister, Julia Lyon, near Troy, Ohio.

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Alston was last heard from in July 1890 in Paterson, New Jersey.

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Lee Barton, of Houston, Mississippi, was separated from his wife in Virginia by sale 38 years earlier [ca 1853]. He found her in 1891 and they remarried.

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He was born in Moore County, North Carolina. Was last heard from in St. Augustine, Florida, in 1885.

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Hamilton, of Charlotte, North Carolina, is searching for her sons, aged 12 and 8 years. In 1873, during Reconstruction.

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Unnamed person searching for Mansfield. He used to live in Washington, DC, and was head waiter at Palm Beach, Florida.

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Her maiden name was Angie Downaldson. They were married in 1898 in Madison County, Alabama.

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Branford left Birmingham, Alabama, in 1886. He was last heard from in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1887.

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Edward W. Robertson went to Springfield, Illinois, in 1899. He was killed by a train on his way to Peoria, Illinois. Donagan is searching for his father, near Huntsville, Alabama, so he can inform him.
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