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STORYTELLER LOCATION HOW YOU HEARD YEAR TOOK PLACE TELLER'S PLACE OF ORIGIN WHAT IT'S ABOUT
Cousin Philippi, West Virginia Oral History 1830s West Virginia Oral History Native American
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Cousin Spartanburg, South Carolina Discussing wit older relatives. 1850s Spartanburg, South Carolina Tracing my family tree back to 1850.
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Cousin "Nig" John Harris Place & Lattimore Place, Baldwin County, GA Family Oral Historians 1890s Milledgeville, GA 2 Sisters married 2 Brothers
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cousin Alex Witt Germany to Alabama oral history 1914 Tuscaloosa, Alabama The Witt's of livingston county alabama
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Cousin docummented story in a letter to my grandmother. Natchez, Adams County, Kingston Precinct, Mississippi I heard the story growing up and it was documented in a letter. 1880s These ancestors, are from Kingston, Mississippi, via "Malagasy" Stories of adversity and challenge
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Cousins, aunts, uncles Sibley, Mississippi (Adams County) family history 1900s Adams County, Mississippi great grandparents
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Distant cousin Portsmouth, VA Oral history interview 1857 Baltimore, Maryland Reunion
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Distant relations doing research East Tennessee, Southwest Virginia Oral tradition from fellow researchers and records 1845 East Tennessee Interracial contact
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esther clark ark and texas family 1900s town near maryanna ark george andrew clark owend 250 acres farm land in mich in 1930s sold to him
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family North Carolina 1690s Alamance County, North Carolina Family Tree
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Family Documentation and relatives Iberia, Louisiana Family Documentation and relatives 1880s Iberia, Louisiana Heritage
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Family historian Unsure My relations to Mr Washington & Ms Gibson were done by a family historian Sumter South Carolina and other SC cities as well I believe I am related to Denzel Washington and Althea Gibson
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Family Historian - Lovick Lenoir County, NC Internet 1863 Kinston, NC Colored Troops
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Family Historian encouraged me to begin research 12 yrs ago Aliceville Alabama (Pickens County) I researched and helped prepared the reunion in Pickens County Alabama 2004 born in Hattiesburg Mississippi Research led to discovery of new relatives resulting in a Reunion 2004
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family members Jamaica 1861 Jamaica family history
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family members Saline County, Missouri my great cousin 1800s Marshall, Slater and Sedalia, Missouri overcoming adversity
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Father Minner Quarters Conversations with my father 1945 New Madrid, Missouri Ritual and Habitat
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father South Carolina and England/France Chris Rock was on Oprah talking about my great great grandfather/my father 1944 Smoaks, South Carolina My family name being on this show and inspiration
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father Whitehaven, MD oral and public records 1850s Whitehaven, MD My great-father got his 40 acres and a mule
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Father and cousin Breaks, Virginia Family Members 1800s Kentucky Black flight
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