"I'll have to ask about that. Its common knowledge in my family (Lanier) that we are related to the Parkers, but no one really can identify how. I personally think that its a mixture of family members who perhaps may have been sold to an…"
"I am the great, great, great grandaughter of Jacob and Annie Parker of Milton, Autauga, Al. Their daughter Nancy Parker married a Burl Lanier (1865), their children name were Charlies S .(1894), Bertha (1892), Henry L.(1894)."
"Has anyone been successful in locating additional records mentioned in a CW pension file? One of my CW ancestors' family was paid their bounty according to the Bounty Act of July 1861 and 1866 because he died in service. In the pension file the…"
I am currently researching my family who migrated from Mississippi to Muskogee (Vann), OK shortly after WWI. There are three siblings, Chester Washington b. 1889, Scott Washington b. 1887 and Carrie (nee Washington) Gary b. 1885. Chester Washington was married to a Leatha or Leathan b. 1892 who was also born in Mississippi. the last known record is of him living in Muskogee as of 1955. Scott Washington apparently didn't marry, as far as the records indicate. Carrie Washington married Albert…See More
"Several names and places I've never heard of and I do not know what to say? I don't know where Peregrine "Perry" Snowden Warfield was born before Georgetown, D.C. He went to Georgetown College, my aunt his his poetry practice…"
There was an article written in the HOGAR de Dallas Journal vol XI, 2008, "The Slaves of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon" by Crispin Rendon and others which used the notary and church records to find slave roots. The LDS Library was making the HOGAR journal articles available online but might have stopped since some HOGAR members objected. However, since this article was a compilation of various articles which appeared on an online journal www.SomosPrimos.com, you might search there.