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Information on Slave Owners in and around Hampton, SC

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Information on Slave Owners in and around Hampton, SC

Posted: 20 Dec 2011 2:21PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Cohen, Lawton, Coen
I am doing research for my wife's family. She can trace her great, great grandfather (Richard C. Cohen b 8/10/1864), he is the son of Addie H. Cohen(b 1832) and her "owner". I suspect, this to be John Lawton (Jericho Plantation, Born 1830 D. 1908).

I have very little experience research slavery related records etc and any help or advice is welcomed.

Addie H. Cohen is the daughter of Annie Miah Cohen (b appx. 1819)

Does anyone have records of slaves owned by John Lawton? I know they kept track but haven't ever seen this kind of list with my own eyes.

We suspect the surname Cohen was adopted based on Cohen's Bluff Landing which was a nearby location where I believe slaves were sold.

SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Andrew Sloss 20 Dec 2011 9:21PM GMT 
kumeyaayindia... 3 Jul 2012 6:37PM GMT 
prophecylives 13 Nov 2014 4:56PM GMT 
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