TITLE

GENEALOGY GEMS: TWO MICROFILM RESOURCES FOR KENTUCKY GENEALOGISTS

AUTHOR(S)
HARDESTY, JOE
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Kentucky Libraries;Fall2011, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on two microfilm resources for genealogists in Kentucky such as the World War I Selective Service System and the Deed of Emancipation of Thomas Hundley to Eliza Hundley Tevis. It says that the Selective Service System contains records of 486,739 men who were born from 1886 to 1900. It states that the purpose of deeds of manumission or emancipation was to provide freed African Americans with the documentation they needed for Certificate of Freedom application.
ACCESSION #
67267186

 

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