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

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J. J. Redmond searching for Sarah Fisher and her son Frank who both left St. Louis in 1863 for Iowa, then returned to St. Louis.

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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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Rev. J.H. Braby left Elrod, Alabama, last year [ca. 1904]. Last heard of in Georgia.

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Bowen, born in North Carolina, went to Hartford, Connecticut, and enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1863, during the Civil War. Bowen, or his heirs, are entitled to a "small estate."

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

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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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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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Brown wrote to the Clerk of Court, Washington, DC, for information. He was sold away from Washington, DC, 40 years earlier [ca 1846].

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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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Diboll searching for the children of Mariah, formerly enslaved by Madame Jouvin.

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A.B. Campbell, administrator, searching for Henry Anderson and Jacob Anderson, sons of Robert Anderson and Jane Anderson

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Jennie Bass (nee Wilson) searching for Charles J. Wilson whose father has passed away and left him an inheritance.

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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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Harvey Spalding & Sons (Washington, DC law firm) searching for Simon Smith, Co. B, 11th U.S. Colored Infantry, or his widow or heirs
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