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Black Roots in southeastern Connecticut, 1650-1900
Blacks found in the deeds of Laurens & Newberry Counties, SC, 1785 to 1827
Free African Americans of Maryland and Delaware
Free African Americans of North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina
Free black heads of households in the New York State federal census, 1790-1830
Free blacks and mulattos in the South Carolina 1850 Census
A genealogist's guide to discovering your African-American ancestors
Researching African American genealogy in Alabama
Slaves and nonwhite free persons in the 1790 Federal Census of New York