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Slave owners in East Texas. The parents, siblings. of Robert Proctor Grayson in North Carolina

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Slave owners in East Texas. The parents, siblings. of Robert Proctor Grayson in North Carolina

Posted: 8 Jul 2014 1:42AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Whitehead, Grayson
I have reached an impasse at both ends of my genealogical search and I am hopeful that someone out there can show me a crack in this brick wall. Though I know there were slave owners (whether farms or plantations) in the Palestine (Denson Springs) area of East Texas, I cannot find who they might have been, nor anyone who knows how to find out. The generations of (great) grandmothers are as follows: Adeline (slave)---Ellen (possible slave)---Idella (lived on the Grayson farm in Denson Springs (1869-1873).
On the other side is R.P. Grayson who was born in North Carolina 1840. I am trying to find anything about his parents, siblings, where he lived in North Carolina. Tried looking for his marriage license to Miriam Schmidt to find parent names. Could not find it. Any suggestions? Thank you.
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auntymom5 8 Jul 2014 7:42AM GMT 
HL2604 8 Jul 2014 12:14PM GMT 
judynativetex... 8 Jul 2014 1:02PM GMT 
auntymom5 3 Nov 2014 8:21PM GMT 
Clayton Hillh... 24 Jan 2015 8:27PM GMT 
HL2604 26 Jan 2015 6:42AM GMT 
auntymom5 11 Feb 2015 10:29PM GMT 
FGreen0570 12 Feb 2015 3:58AM GMT 
auntymom5 20 Feb 2015 1:13AM GMT 
auntymom5 20 Feb 2015 1:21AM GMT 
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