Location: Kershaw County SC

Slave Narrative of Randall Lee

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Interviewer: Viola B. Muse Person Interviewed: Randall Lee Location: Palatka, Florida Randall Lee of 500 Branson Street, Palatka, Florida, was born at Camden, South Carolina about seventy-seven years ago, maybe longer. He was the son of Robert and Delhia Lee, who during slavery were Robert and Delhia Miller, taking the name of their master, as was the custom. His master was Doctor Miller and his mistress was Mrs. Camilla Miller. He does not know his master’s given name as no other name was ever heard around the plantation except Doctor Miller. Randall was a small boy when the war between the states broke out, but judging from what he remembers he must have been a boy around six or seven years of age. During the few years he spent in slavery, Randall had many experiences which made such deep impressions upon his brain that the memory of them still remains clear. The one thing that causes one to believe that he must have been around seven years of age is the statement that he was not old enough to have tasks of any importance placed upon him, yet he was trusted along with another boy about his own age, to carry butter from the plantation dairy two miles to the ‘big house.’ No one would trust...

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Kershaw County, South Carolina Census Records

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now   1790 Kershaw County, South Carolina Census Free 1790 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1790 Kershaw County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1790 U.S. Census Guide 1800 Kershaw County, South Carolina Census Free 1800 Census Form for your Research Kershaw District South Carolina 1800 Census and Index (hosted by USGenWeb Census Project) Index Census   Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1800 Kershaw County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1800 U.S. Census Guide 1810 Kershaw County, South Carolina Census Free 1810 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1810 Kershaw County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1810 U.S. Census Guide 1820 Kershaw County, South Carolina Census Free 1820 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1820 Kershaw County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1820 U.S. Census Guide 1830 Kershaw County, South Carolina Census Free 1830 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1830 Kershaw County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1830 U.S. Census Guide 1840 Kershaw County, South...

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