Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

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Record #30 from Free Black Families of Colonial Delmarva (abstracted by Paul Heinegg)

State Maryland
County (Primary) Somerset
Other Counties
Family Name Duffy
Family History Notes i. Sarah, born about 1782, obtained a certificate of freedom in Somerset County on 25 October 1822: descendant of Susan Dove who was a white woman ... bright yellow Complexion ... about forty years of age [Certificates of Freedom 1821-32, 11].
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