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John Anderson searching for information about Mrs. Allen, the wife of Henry Allen, or her children.

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An unnamed person searching for Robert Peck or his descendants. Peck lived in Manhattan or Brooklyn, NY, in or about 1850.

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Mitchell is searching for Rogers to settle an estate. Rogers is to inherit two thousand dollars. James Rogers is sometimes known as James Washington "because of slave parents."

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R. A. Howard searching for Joseph H. Johnson, late of New Orleans, and asks him to call at Mrs. Elzey's.

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Mrs. Amy Fuller lived near Post Oak, Alabama. Her son, John Fuller, died. "Will be to her interest" to contact Lewis.

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Tucker died in Hartford, Connecticut, in 1899. Wilson is trying to send Tucker's life insurance payment to her parents, in Lunenburg County, Virginia.

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Bradford North, Busby's former master, left him fifty thousand dollars. North's executors found Busby through newspaper ads.

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Thomas Anderson's parents, Annie and Jefferson Anderson, died and left him property.

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Gunter searching for heirs of Young, who left 500 dollar estate. She was from Accomack County, Virginia, went to Baltimore, Maryland, before 1890.

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Ashmore, a "free colored man," was raised in Trenton, New Jersey. He is heir to his mother's estate. An antebellum ad.

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Unknown parties inquiring about the date and location of Stephen Pembroke's death

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Jones, a Los Angeles, California, attorney, is searching for Roulhac. He is heir to a large estate.

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Forbes and his mother were sold in Maryland in 1850, to Green Andes, and taken to Mississippi. Forbes' parents: George Henry Forbes and Henrietta Forbes. Grandparents: Barney and Winnie Moore.

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Chas. Tucker searching for Elizabeth Jackson, widow of Henry Jackson, late of Washington, DC. [Possibly related to a Civil War widow's pension.]

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John Dryden, attorney, is searching for Agnes Ross in order to find his sister, Mary Ross. She is an heir to property in St. Louis.

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Alex Myers 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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Seeking Charlotte Dabney, wife of George Dabney, heir of Dolly Mack. Mack died in Springfield, MA. Formerly resided in Chesterfield County, VA.

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Alexander Robinson died in Boston and left an estate. C.G. Morgan is searching for the relatives of Robinson to claim this estate.

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Wm. H. Howard, attorney, searching for York Johnson. He has an interest in a small lot of land owned by his brother, Moses Johnson, Anne Arundel County, MD.

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Robertson searching for heirs of Henry Washington, body guard of Richard Yates, former Illinois governor, from 1860-1865

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Washington, DC attorneys searching for Wm. Beeks. His mother left him small amount of money. She was a servant in the family of Carlos Carballo, at army Fort Union, in New Mexico, about 25 years ago [ca. 1874]

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F.H. Porterfield, Saginaw Coal Company, searching for sister and aunt of Samuel Burton, died in Saginaw, MI

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Thomas Hickison, Chicago, IL, searching for mother and brother of Charlie Wilson, from Albemarle or Fluvanna County, VA

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Caroline Williams searching for her daughter, Georgia Ann. The first ad incorrectly gives her name as Mary Ann. Williams's husband's ad requesting a correction was published in the September 7 issue.
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