My never ending Bibliography

Bibliography for researching

Joyceann Gray –

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  5. Caldwell, A. B., ed. History of the American Negro vol. 7: West Virginia Edition. Atlanta: A. B. Caldwell Pub. Co., 1923.
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  8. Jacobs, H. A., Child, L. M., & Yellin, J. F. (1987). Incidents in the life of a slave girl: written by herself. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
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  11. Stith, F. M. (1973). Sunrises and sunsets for freedom. New York: Vantage Press.
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  15. History of the American Negro and his institutions / edited by A. B. Caldwell. – Original ed. – Atlanta, Ga. : A. B. Caldwell Pub. Co., 1917. – 7 v. : ill. E185.96 C14 Contents: Vols. 1-2. Georgia ed. – v. 3. South Carolina ed. ­v. 4. North Carolina ed. – v. 5. Virginia ed. – v. 6. Washington, D.C. ed. – v. 7. West Virginia ed.
  16. Year: 1870; Census Place: Grant, Jefferson, West Virginia; Roll: M593_1689; Page: 524A; Image: 473; Family History Library Film: 553188
  17. Year: 1880; Census Place: Dan River, Pittsylvania, Virginia; Roll: 1384; Family History Film: 1255384; Page:163D; Enumeration District: 168
  18. West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.
  19. Year: 1881; Census Place: Raleigh, Kent, Ontario; Roll: C_13278; Page: 35; Family No: 163
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  21. Year: 1900; Census Place: Overton, Dawson, Nebraska; Roll: 922; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0093; FHL microfilm: 1240922
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Joyceann Gray Retired US Army, Author of " Yes We Remember" and "Our DeWitty and Now We Speak" Independent Family Historian and Genealogist has a combined 40 years of service in the areas of communications, Real Estate Appraisal, and marketing. Her focus of combined colligates studies in Communications, Business Management, with a Masters in Psychology. Gray's historical and genealogical research is on her family movements from Virginia to Canada and Liberia. From Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Kansas to Nebraska and from Canada to Nebraska. All during the 18th through the 20th centuries. Her goal is to bring alive the stories of achievements and legacies that her ancestors left for present and future generations. She is an on going contributor to and also a founding member of the Charles Town Researchers. Her personal quote is “You cannot know where you are going until you know who you are, you cannot know who you are until you know who came before… It is only then you will find your Direction and Reason for being.” J. Gray Love of God Family and life! Married to my best friend, I enjoy traveling, researching our families histories and who they were as individuals, also I enjoy cooking and making my family happy.

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