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Bowen escaped from slavery, near St. Francisville, MO, in 1859. He presumably went to Chicago and, from there, to Canada.

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Amy Morris, aka "Mrs. Frenchy," grew up enslaved in Hancock County, GA, near Sparta, GA. Beginning at age 14, she was sold several times, in Georgia, Mississippi, and Arkansas, before she escaped during the Civil War. Previously, she and her first…

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Johnson's first husband, Geo. Perry, escaped from Fleming County, KY, to Canada 43 years earlier [ca 1830]. Johnson and their child were went with him but were caught and taken back to Kentucky, where they remained in slavery until the Civil War.…

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James Ferguson, Steubenville, OH, wants to learn about his father, Allen Clark, who escaped slavery in Orange County, VA, and joined Union army

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J.M. Ross searching for their brother Major and Thomas Ross.

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Salina Waller searching for her brother Jesse Whitten

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J.A. Barrow searching for their father Radford Barrow

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Lizzie Collins seeking information of her aunt, Laura Collins.

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Rachel Hackett searching for Sarah Jane Hackett, Ellen Hackett, and their half-sister Mary Elizabeth Hackett.

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Frances Parker searching for her brothers Thomas and Amiger Moton.
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