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Amy Morris, aka "Mrs. Frenchy," grew up enslaved in Hancock County, GA, near Sparta, GA. Beginning at age 14, she was sold several times, in Georgia, Mississippi, and Arkansas, before she escaped during the Civil War. Previously, she and her first…

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Charlie Williams is searching for his mother Sylvia Garrens. He left her in Franklin County, VA. She was the slave of Warfield Price.

I. W. Thomas searching for his father Henry Phillips and unnamed uncles. He last saw his father in Sumter County, Georgia.

Mary Williams (formerly Florida Simms), searching for her mother, Martha Locket, who was formerly enslaved by Silas Fenmore.

Caroline Holloway searching for her aunts Celia and Violet, uncle Peter Austin (also known as Harry Austin), grandmother Fannie, and her siblings Florence and Amos. Her family was last known to live near Sparta, TN.

Melviny Goodall searching for her mother Letitia Dickson and her sister Mary Trimelese. Her mother was last known to be in Clarksville, Texas.

C. K. Petty searching for Mary and Louisa Charles, perhaps on behalf of their sister Angelina Charles.


Phillis Whitmire seeking information on several siblings including sisters Lucinda Wright, Nicy Albirdy, Nancy Cline, Dinah Cline, Julia Daniels, Martha Foreman, and Jane Wright and her brother Eli Wright. She has not seen them since before the Civil…

Bud Carroll seeking information of his mother, Lizzie Carroll, who was last known to be living in Hot Springs, AR.

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Hannah Neals seeking information on her mother, brother, and sister who were enslaved by a man named Bob Fairley. Neals was sold to a man in North Carolina named McFailes.
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