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  • Tags: family separation

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Amanda Whitfield searching for her mother, Annie Straan, sisters Hannah, Betsy, Matilda, and Martha Maria, and brothers Columbus and Richard. Her mother Annie belonged to Billie Straan who brought them from Butt's County, GA to Alabama, then…

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Mrs. Eliza Jones searching for her father's brother, Sam Roberson, son of Moses Roberson

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Daniel West (formerly Daniel Cooper) is searching for his father, mother, brothers, and sisters.

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Mariah Abbamier is searching for her father, mother, brothers, and sisters with whom she was separated during slavery.

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Mollie Carter is searching for her mother.

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Eliza Dyson is searching for some of her missing relatives.

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George Smith is searching for his relatives.

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Charlotte Stuart is searching for some of her relatives, including her parents and eleven brothers and sisters.

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He is searching for his sisters and brothers.

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He wishes to inquire of his relatives.

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Kitty submitted two different advertisements in the search for her children.

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Henrietta seeks information about her parents

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Louthedia wishes to find her family members.

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Maria wishes to find her relatives.

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Louis is looking for his mother he has not seen in 30 years.

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Would like to find his family members. "I have been to sea for twenty years."

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Would like to find her folks.

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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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Bell had 27 children but only knows the whereabouts of three. She had been enslaved by Montgomery Bell, at Bell's Iron Works in Dickson County, Tennessee.

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Stowers was separated from her son 28 years earlier [ca 1846], when she was sold from Owensboro, KY, to Shelby County, KY, and then again from Shelby County to Alabama. In 1874, several years after the Civil War, she went to Evansville, IN, in search…

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Green Morgan and Prudence Croan [Prudence Brown?] remarried in Versailles, KY, in 1889. They had been separated there in 1858, when Prudence was sold and taken to a Louisiana plantation.

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Jeff Frierson and Mary Burt were reunited and remarried in Shelbyville, TN, in 1903. They had been separated in that county [Bedford County, TN] 44 years earlier, when Mary was sold and taken to Arkansas.
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