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Author: Boyd-Rush, Dorothy A.
Year: 1992
Title: Register of Free Blacks Rockingham County, Virginia 1807-1859
Publisher: Heritage Books
City: Bowie, Md.
Number of
Pages:
xiii, 252p.
Keywords: 1. Slavery - Emancipation. 2. Slavery - Sources. 3. Freedmen. 4. Afro-Americans - Sources.
Abstract: Transcriptions of the Register of Free Negroes located at the Rockingham County Court House were used. The index includes both the freed Blacks and individuals who secured their recognition of freedom. An appendix lists the affected wills that survived intact from the Civil War.
Location: EMU-HL JMU RPL- GEN