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Re: migration from Person Co. to KY
Posted by: Jeannine Dugan Date: April 16, 1999 at 06:16:49
In Reply to: migration from Person Co. to KY by Lennette Daniels of 636

I don't know the exact economic, etc. reasons for the migration, but there was a "road" that most people seemed to follow through southern Virginia, NC, KY, TN and on west. I have ancestors who left Granville and Person Co., NC and followed this route. There is quite a bit of literature on this subject, though and I believe there will be a session on it at the NGS conference in May in Richmond

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