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She was formerly the slave of the Rev. Bannister Jarvis, of Powell's Point, Currituck County, North Carolina

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Her son served in Company B, 5th Massachusetts Colored Cavalry, Civil War. He settled in Kansas in 1866. Riker needs information to prove her claim for a dependent mother's Civil War pension.

Easton, of Indianapolis, Indiana, found his mother, Clara Clounch, of Paducah, Kentucky. They were separated by sale when he was seven years old.

Reprinted from the Indianapolis Sentinel (Indianapolis, IN)

Barber went to Texas in 1866, leaving his mother in New Orleans, Louisiana

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Searching for her son

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He was wounded while fighting in the Civil War. In a Petersburg, VA, hospital when last heard from.
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