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Looking for son, John Warren Watts. He was wounded while fighting in the Civil War. In a Petersburg, VA, hospital when last heard from.

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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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Searching for her son

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Byrd, of Rome, Georgia, searching for Alfred Byrd and Jennie Byrd

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Dority searching for his mother, Mary Ann Dority, and his sister, Mary Jane Dority

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She would like to find her mother. "I was sold during the second year of the war."

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

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

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While enslaved, Jennings was taken from Shelby, North Carolina, to Attala County, Mississippi

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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.
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