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1870 census excerpt with African Americans listed by name.
Elizabeth City Township,Pasquotank County, NC, page 18.

Efforts to find records of ancestors believed to have been enslaved require thorough preparation before beginning research prior to 1865. The resources and guidance provided in this LibGuide may be helpful in locating records of enslaved ancestors.


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