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Let's save American history! The goal is preserve the register of Colored Marriages of Saline County, Mo, 1865-1870  for public access.
Let's save American history! The goal is preserve the register of Colored Marriages of Saline County, Mo, 1865-1870 for public access.
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The objective of Colored Marriages of Saline County Missouri 1865-1870 project is to scan and make public the ex-slave legalization of slave marriages and some accounts of slave children born during slavery.  

For a great background video visit: Slave Marriage, The Journey to Equality and the American Dream by 30RockemSockem.

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a3Genealogy identifies resources for family researchers and historians in an effort to keeping history alive and preserving our American history. This project will be completed in 3 phases: 1) scan/copy each page of original fragile Colored Marriages of Saline County Missouri 1865-1870 book, and 2) index and transcribe each marriage record by marriage. 3) A family cross-reference index will be created for the children born in slavery named in the marriage book. This Saline County practice allowed full families to be listed and recognized for future birth records.

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    Gold. Your name will be added to the Project Webpage Gold Level. One e-copy of Colored Marriages of Saline County will be available electronically or e-copy of a3Genealogy Roots and Twigs, Tips and Hints to Military Research. (If you wish to have copies of e-books mailed, add $6/shipping fee).

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    Platinum. Your name will be added to the Project Webpage Platinum Level. One e-copy of Colored Marriages of Saline County will be available electronically or e-copy of a3Genealogy Roots and Twigs, Tips and Hints to Military Research. Your name and/or company will be appear in Project Book on sponsor Page. (If you wish to have copies of e-books mailed, add $6/shipping fee).

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    Precious Gem. Your name will be added to the Project Webpage Precious Gem Level. One e-copy of Colored Marriages of Saline County will be available electronically and copy of a3Genealogy Roots and Twigs, Tips and Hints to Military Research. Your name and/or company will be appear in Project Book on sponsor Page. (If you wish to have copies of e-books mailed, add $6/shipping fee. You may also order a paperback copy of the Roots and Twigs book at Client Rate.

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