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Manumission of John Skillman

December 29, 1830 Antebellum (1820-1861)

Manumission record for John Skillman, about 39 years old, signed by Caleb Johnson.

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Somerset County: Manumission & Register of Blacks, Dec. 13, 1823 - Jan. 8, 1862


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