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  • Tags: Slave trade- New Orleans LA

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David Walke sold away from his wife, Nancy Gibbs, 32 years ago [ca 1839], taken from Norfolk, Virginia, to New Orleans. Walke returned to Norfolk and they reunited in 1871.

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Cobble found her sons, Thurston Cobble and Ned Cobble. They were sold to a New Orleans slave trader in Richmond, VA, 40 years earlier, in 1849, to fund slaveholder's trip to gold rush California.

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Joseph Phillips was sold from New Orleans to Texas in the 1850s. Also known as Valance Scott and Joseph Blancha.

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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