Reviews of Books
Related to The Genealogy and History of the Eastern Shore 

Heinegg, Paul. Free African Americans of North Carolina and Virginia. Second Edition.
Baltimore, MD: Clearfield Company Inc, 1994.
ISBN 0-8063-1403-3

Reviewed by Wayne Stith, ghote. Copyright 1996.

This volume includes the family history of more than 80 percent of those persons counted as all other freepersons in the 1790 and 1800 censuses. The approximately 700 pages provide information on 240 families!

Heinegg provides information on at least the following Eastern Shore families, maybe more:

Allen Archer Beckett Carter Copes Driggers George Hitchens Jacobs Johnson Knight Manly Mongon Morris Okey Payne Poythress Robers Sample Siscp Stephens Thompson Webb Weeks Wells.

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