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  • Tags: emancipation

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

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

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

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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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