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Emancipation certificate for Caroline Lawson, a 28-year-old mulatto woman, and her son, eight-year-old William, State of Missouri, County of St. Charles, December 3, 1864

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Identifier: D02535

Title: Emancipation certificate for Caroline Lawson, a 28-year-old mulatto woman, and her son, eight-year-old William, State of Missouri, County of St. Charles, December 3, 1864

Description: Emancipates and frees Caroline and her son, William, from the service of Ann B. Powell, R.G. Ross, and Ann M. Ross.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1864-12-03

Type(s): Legal Documents

Maker/Creator: Emmons, Ben, Jr.

Subjects: Children
Slaveholders
Slavery
Slaves
Women
African Americans
Civil War, 1861-1865
Slavery, abolition, and emancipation

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