5 Things You Didn’t Know about Amanda Gorman’s Roots

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Credit: Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, DOD Photo by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Carlos M. Vazquez II
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Villirie Harmon, YR Media, January 22, 2021, by Kierra Frazier
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Bertha Gaffney Gorman, Sacramento Bee, January 22, 2021, by Marcus D. Smith
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Chicago Tribune, May 26, 1957, Newspapers
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Texas, U.S., Voter Registration Lists, 1867, Ancestry
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excerpt from The Hill We Climb by Amanda Gorman
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Charlotte Knighton in 1880 census, Jasper County, Texas, Ancestry
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Credit: Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, DOD Photo of Amanda Gorman by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Carlos M. Vazquez II

Genealogical adventurer & storyteller who loves solving mysteries! You don’t know my name, but chances are you’ve seen my work. (MeganSmolenyak.com)

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