African American Research in Howard County
Over the past year, I have been contacted by several researchers who have African American roots in Howard County. I have begun collecting information to post on this page. If you have any information that you would like to share on this page, I would love to hear from you.
The following slaves were named in the last will and testament of John Rollins/Rawlings/Rawlins: Pompy, Peter, Easter, Siller, Libby, Hiram, Sam, Bill, Aaron [?], Jos, Dury, Milly, Harrison, Squire, and Aney. The complete transcription of this will is located in the USGenWeb Archives and can be read by clicking here. This transcription was submitted by Neil Smith.
African-Americans in the Military:
Here are some links that I hope you will find helpful in your research:
© 2010 by Sherry Raleigh-Adams for the Howard County MOGenWeb Project
This page was last updated on January 29, 2010.