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IABYSTANDER_19030807_TOLLIVER_HENRY.jpg
Tolliver, of Des Moines, Iowa, was sold away from Daviess County, Missouri, at age 9 [in ca 1848]. In 1903, he learned that his father lives in Leavenworth, Kansas, and visited him.

ASHEVILLEDC_18921231_WILLIAMS_JOHN.jpg
Williams sold to a Mississippi planter when a boy. Reunited with his mother, in Asheville, North Carolina, on Christmas Day 1892.

DAILYPICAYUNE_18410613_BOYD_GRACY.jpg
Boyd placed this ad in 1841, twenty years before the Civil War. Her daughters had been sold about twenty years earlier [ca 1821] by George Boyd, of Nashville, to Blount Robertson, of Louisiana.

1902 Brooks. The Richmond Planet Jul 19.jp2
Susan Brooks was born in Kinston [Kingston?], VA. Daughter of Jeffrey and Delsie Miller. Sold as a small child, in a "drove led by Mr. Trice or Price." Belonged to Philip Miller's estate.
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