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Adam Sisson, aka Adam Webb, of St. Joseph, MO, searching for mother Fanny Webb and siblings, Fanny Elizabeth Webb and Alexander Webb

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Alex Myers is searching for his people. His grandmother, Rosa Tucker, and her four daughters were from Richmond, VA. Sold in Jackson, MS, about 1855 or 1858.

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Alexander Ward was sold in Huntsville, AL, in 1859. Left his father, John Ward, in VA.

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Alfred Tyler, Springvale, VA, searching for his step-sons, William Nelson Green and Robert Nelson Green, sold in Washington County, VA in 1860

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Ann Eliza Marbly, Nashville, TN, searching for her parents, Dollie and Jack Hicks, and other relatives

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Ann inquires of her family and wishes this letter to be read in all the churches

The Colored American Washington DC. This Mar 21 1903 version is best image quality. This ad ran for several months..beginning Sep 6 1902.jp2
Betty Reynolds, Atlanta, GA, searching for brother, Saunk Joyce, sold in Mecklenburg, VA, several years before Civil War

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Caroline Perkin, Peachers Mills, TN, searching for her mother, Hannah Penn

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Charlie Oliver (born Dandridge Vius) searching for his grandfather. Charlie was sold in 1859. His grandfather was free all his life and a barber in Richmond, VA since 1855.

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Charlotte Blackville's son and daughter [Fanny Jackson and presumably Oscar Jackson] searching for her
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