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  • Collection: The Richmond Times-Dispatch (Richmond, VA)

Eason wrote a letter to the mayor of Richmond, Virginia, in search of his brother, who was sold in Richmond several years before the Civil War.

Fanny Strong searching for her parents Joe and Sallie and her siblings Sucky, Dollie, Rachel, Joseph, and Green. Mrs. Mary Anderson enslaved Strong's family.

Ross wrote to a detective in search of her Sammons, Flemings, and Hardinay family

Richmond Times-Dispatch Sep 15 1916.jp2
Searching for former slaves of William W. Standley of Port Royal. They were "sold without owner's consent, 1859."

Times-Dispatch. Richmond VA Sep 17 1905.jp2
Esther Overby, "a kind, good old house servant," searching for General Grant Royster/"Grant" Royster

Times Dispatch. Richmond VA. Jun 19 1910 pg. C12 .png
George Crawford searching for Mag and Merinda Crawford. They belonged to Jacob Woodson, of Richmond, VA. Reward for information offered.

Times Dispatch. Richmond VA June 19 1910 pg C12.png
Mary Ann Brown searching for her husband, Israel Brown. He belonged to William Fulcher. Sold in Richmond, VA during slavery.
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