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Photographer: Allen C. Browne
Taken: July 26, 2015
Caption: Slave Statistics
Additional Description: The Slave Statistics listed at least 144 enslaved men from Montgomery County who allegedly joined Union forces prior to emancipation in November 1864. George Brewer recorded that one slave, Charles Johnson, left his Beallsville farm for the military. (Sentinel, 13 December 1861)
“Charles Johnson, Male, 40, Healthy, for life, Servt in the Military.”Close-up of image on marker
Submitted: August 8, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Database Locator Identification Number: p320528
File Size: 0.808 Megabytes
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