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STORYTELLER: research LOCATION: Bedford County, Virginia YEAR TOOK PLACE: 1844
TELLER'S PLACE OF ORIGIN: Bedford County, Virginia HOW HEARD: will

I am searching for the slaves of Joseph White of Bedford Co VA. They were willed to his children after he died in 1844. They were Lavinia and her two children, Mary and Margaret, Daniel, Booker, Bill, Eliza and Jordan. Daniel was hired out to work for money to support Joseph's widow. I believe they probably went by the last name of White, but I am not possitive of this.

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