Free Status Affidavits Collection, 1817-1857

Title: Free Status Affidavits Collection, 1817-1857
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This collection consists of five affidavits sworn to before the Justice of the Peace in Frederick County, Maryland between 1817 and 1857. The affidavits affirm that five African-Americans were persons who were either free born, claiming deeds of manumission, or held certificates of freedom.
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Box 1