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  • State is exactly "Kansas"

John Williams looking for his wife Julia and son John who lived in Georgetown, Pettis County, Missouri.

Bennie A. Smith, who married Hattie Smith (nee Whitfield) is searching for Charlie, Granderson, and Isaac Whitfield, his in-laws.

Scruggs, of Lawrence, KS, was formerly enslaved in Jackson, County, MO, by Nathaniel Scruggs. Her three daughters were sold before the Civil War.

James and John Curtis were bound to Robert Earl, proprietor of a livery stable in Washington, DC, as minors.

Albert Lathan left home in Kansas in 1885, looking for work, and has not been seen since.

Green came to Kansas City "during the slavery days" and "belonged to the Holiday family in Virginia."

They belonged to James Duncan, near Russellville, Logan County, Kentucky, and were separated 46 years ago [ca 1846].

They were in Carbondale, Illinois, when last heard of.

Mrs. Mary Kimbrow looking for information as to the whereabouts of her uncle Johnnie Blakley (he also goes by Johnnie Frierson).

Hampton was sold away from her mother, in Richmond, Virginia, during the Civil War.

Nat Miller/Nate Miller/Nathan Miller, of Lawrence, Kansas, lost his sister "during slavery times." He found her in 1904.

Unnamed, searching for Wm. P. Grant. Last heard from in North Topeka, Kansas.

Jones and Vaughn, of Kansas City, Kansas, were separated after emancipation. Reunited and married in 1899.

Jameson, Aetna, Kansas, searching for members of the 9th Kansas [presumably to gather testimony for a Civil War veteran's pension].

L. A. Jackson searching for his mother Mary Wilson (also went by Mary Hogan) who "left" Henry County, Missouri, in 1862, during the Civil War.

Benjamin, of Choctaw and Chickasaw Nation, enlisted in the 1st Colored regiment [1st Kansas Colored Volunteer Infantry Regiment] during the Civil War. Last heard from in Kansas City, Missouri, charged with desertion.

She lives in Jacksonville, Illinois. Her son, James Blue, lived in Jackson County, Kansas, when last heard from [in ca 1864, during the Civil War].

Riley Driver searching for his son Jeff Prior and his sister Rosana Driver. They were last known to have lived in Pike County, Georgia.

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.

He was last heard of at Helena, Arkansas, in 1884. A cook on a steamboat.

Lizzie was at Fort Smith, Arkansas, about to start for Los Angeles, California, when last heard from in 1885.

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.

Smith, insurance and real estate agent, searching for Finley, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation

They are "mulatto" and from the Creek Nation. They escaped, presumably to the North, from Maysville about ten days after the Civil War battle there.

Last heard of her in 1878, when she lived in Columbia, South Carolina, on Wheelers Hill.
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