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A partial list of slaves found in the estate files of their owners has been added under Records>Miscellaneous Slave names derived from estate files. Any additions to this list would be greatly appreciated.
Highland Messenger 12 July 1844
COHABITATION RECORDS BUNCOMBE COUNTY NC Cohabitation records are post slavery recording of marriages of former slaves and freedmen. Most of these have not survived. There are none for Henderson or Transylvania County. There is a small number in Buncombe. … Continue reading
Notice 22 Oct 1842 Highland Messenger Newspaper