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Tracing My Slave Ancestors on the El Destino Plantation in Leon County Florida, 1828 -1865, and During Reconstruction

April 13 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Free

Gloria Jefferson Anderson spent years researching her slave ancestors’ journey on the El Destino Plantation in Leon County, Florida. Through her tireless efforts, she traced their path from 1828 to 1865 and during Reconstruction by scouring county records, talking to elderly residents, reading Freedman’s Bureau reports, and reviewing plantation records. Her story inspires those seeking to uncover their family’s history and better understand their ancestors’ experiences.

Details

Date:
April 13
Time:
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://linktr.ee/tallyaags

Venue

Dr. B.L. Perry, Jr. Branch Library
2817 S Adams St
Tallahassee, FL 32301 United States
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Phone
(850) 606-2950
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