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*[http://content.sos.state.ga.us/index.php Georgia's Virtual Vault]<span id="1260349412849S" style="display: none;" /><span id="1260349412849S" style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span>  
 
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*[http://lowcountryafricana.net/ Lowcountry Africana]&nbsp; ([http://twitter.com/LCAfricana @LCAfricana]) is dedicated to documenting the family and cultural heritage of African Americans in the historic rice-growing areas of South Carolina, Georgia and extreme northeastern Florida.
 
*[http://lowcountryafricana.net/ Lowcountry Africana]&nbsp; ([http://twitter.com/LCAfricana @LCAfricana]) is dedicated to documenting the family and cultural heritage of African Americans in the historic rice-growing areas of South Carolina, Georgia and extreme northeastern Florida.
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United States   Gotoarrow.png  Georgia   Gotoarrow.png  African Americans

Pre-1870 Resources

Slave bills of sale project

Contents: Vol. 1. sect. 1. Atlanta, Augusta, Baldwin, Bartow, Bibb, Bryan -- v. 1. sect. 2. Burke -- v. 1. sect. 3. Campbell, Carroll, Cass, Chatham, Chattahoochee, Clarke, Cobb, Columbia, Columbus, Covington, Coweta, Dekalb, Dooly, Early, Elbert, Emanuel, Fayette, Floyd, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Gwinnett, Hancock, Henry, Houston, Jasper, Jefferson, Jones, LaGrange, Liberty, Lincoln, Lowndes, Lumkin -- v. 2. sect. 1. Macon, Madison, Marion, McIntosh, Meriwether, Milledgeville, Monroe, Morgan, Murray, Muscogee, Oglethorpe, Perry, Pulaski, Putnam, Randolph, Richmond, Savannah, Spartanburg, Stewart, Sumter, Telfair, Troup, Twiggs, Upson, Walton, Washington, Whitfield, Wilkes -- v. 2. sect. 2. Unidentified counties -- v. 2. sect. 3. Freedmen and contractors. and contractors.

[Extractions+of+slaves%27+names+from+selec%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Extractions of slaves' names from select Georgia and Alabama wills compiled by Neal N. Cotner

Extractions of slaves' names from wills of seven Traylor families of Troup, Jasper, and Upson counties, Georgia; and Lowndes and Dallas counties, Alabama. Wills dated from 1817 to 1860. 46 slaves listed.


Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869

"On the 36 rolls of this microfilm publication are reproduced the records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-69. A few papers are dated as early as 1862. The records consist of 34 volumes of communications sent, registers, and orders issued; and of unbound letters and reports received and miscellaneous papers. The documents were created or received by the Assistant Commissioner ...The records are part of Record Group 105, Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands. ...The editorial material for this publication was prepared by Elaine Everly." -- P. 1, 8.

The library has bound numbers 791-800 together. Some numbers are missing.

1870-1900 Resources

Africans in Georgia, 1870 compiled by Roma Jones Stewart

Books

Online Resources

    (African American Genealogy Examiner)