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Slave Narrative of Ellen Cave

Interviewer: Grace Monroe Person Interviewed: Ellen Cave Location: Rising Sun, Indiana Place of Birth: Taylor County Kentucky Grace Monroe Dist. 4 Jefferson County SLAVE STORY OHIO COUNTY EX-SLAVE, MRS. ELLEN CAVE, RELATES HER EXPERIENCES Assistant editor of “The Rising Sun Recorder” furnished the following story which had appeared in the paper, March 19, 1937. Mrs. Cave was in slavery for twelve years before she was freed by the Emancipation Proclamation. When she gave her story to Aubrey Robinson she was living in a temporary garage home back of the Rising Sun courthouse having lost everything in the 1937 flood. Mrs. Cave was born on a plantation in Taylor County Kentucky. She was the property of a man who did not live up to the popular idea of a Southern gentleman, whose slaves refused to leave them, even after their freedom was declared. When she was a year old her mother was sold to someone in Louisana and she did not see her again until 1867, when they were re-united in Carrolton, Kentucky. Her father died when she was a baby. Mrs. Cave told of seeing wagon loads of slaves sold down the river. She, herself was put on the block several times but never actually sold, although she would have preferred being sold rather than the continuation of the ordeal of the block. Her master was a “mean man”...

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Carroll County, Kentucky Census Records

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Carroll County, Kentucky Cemetery Records

Carroll County Carroll County, Kentucky Cemetery Records Hosted at Carroll County USGenWeb Archives Project Cobb Family Burials Deatherage Cemetery Garriott Cemetery Ghent Second Baptist Church Cemetery Indian Creek Road Carroll County, Kentucky Cemeteries Starkey Cemetery Sanders Cemetery St. Peter Lutheran Church Cemetery White’s Run Church Cemetery Carroll County, Kentucky Cemetery Records Hosted at Carroll Cemetery, Kentucky KYGenWeb Carroll County, Kentucky Cemetery Records Hosted at Carroll Cemetery and Burial Information Compiled by George C. Willick Adcock Cemetery Allen/Wilson Cemetery Arnold Cemetery Baird Cemetery Barrett Cemetery Blackmore Cemetery Blanton Cemetery Brock Cemetery Brown Cemetery Bersot Cemetery Butler Cemetery Butts (Wm.) Cemetery Butts Cemetery Carlisle Cemetery Carrico Cemetery #2 Chadwell/Haines Christian Church Cemetery City Cemetery Coghill Cemetery Coleman Cemetery County Infirmary Cemetery Cove Hill Baptist Church Cemetery Craig Cemetery Craig Cemetery #2 Craig Cemetery #3 Craig Cemetery #4 Cull Cemetery Darbro Cemetery Darnold Cemetery Davis Cemetery Dean Cemetery¬† Dean Cemetery #2 Dean’s Chapel Cemetery Deatheridge Cemetery De Mint Cemetery Donathon Cemetery Driskell Cemetery Dunn Cemetery Dunn/Taylor Cemetery Duvall Cemetery Easterday Cemetery English Cemetery Fairview/Patterson Cemetery Fairview Cemetery Furnish/Rosell Cemetery Gap Hill Cemetery Gardner Cemetery Garriott Cemetery Gaunt Cemetery General Butler Cemetery Gex Cemetery¬† Ghent Consolidated Cemetery Ghent Baptist Church Cemetery Ghent Second Baptist Church Cemetery Ghent (Old Black) Cemetery Giltner Cemetery Grass Hill Cemetery Griffith Cemetery Griffith Cemetery #2 Griffith House Cemetery Haines Cemetery Handlon Cemetery Hanks Cemetery Hayden Cemetery Heath Cemetery...

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