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  • Tags: emancipation

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Jack Soules searching for his parents Smithee and Charles Soules, sister Inez, and brother Nuppus, Wirt, George, and Ike. Likely related to this one: (http://informationwanted.org/items/show/1622)

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Thomas Arthur Everick, New York, NY, searching for his parents and siblings, of Florida and then Winnsboro, SC area

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Nelson Hart, Chicago, Illinois, searching for his sister, Harriett Shipley. She went up Mississippi River from St. Louis, MO, with a number of other "contrabands." Supposed to be in Minnesota.

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Kitty Presnell submitted two different ads in the search for her children.

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Hullum's father went to New Orleans "during the emancipation" on a U.S. ship "as inspector." He served in the U.S. Army.

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He left Wake County, NC, in August 1866. He was in Harnett County, NC, when last heard from. Ad placed in 1867, during Reconstruction.

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Caroline, age about eight, was "in the employment of" Mr. Griffin. He moved from Fluvanna County, VA, to Fauquier County, VA, in 1865, carrying Caroline with him.

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Scott, from Humboldt, TN, is in Memphis. His wife and daughter had come to Memphis two months earlier, in August 1868, and he hopes to meet them there.

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She was "formerly owned by Tamond Hooper," of Cobb County, GA.

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Garnet is searching for his wife, Jane, and his children, Willis, Abraham, and Jeney, formerly "owned by" Daniel Garnett, of Manchester, KY. He has been separated from his wife and children for 14 years [since ca. 1851].
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