POLITICAL GENEALOGY

Finding Adelia, Val Demings’s Great-Great-Grandmother

1870 census (Ancestry)
1865 marriage (FamilySearch)
Census Department of the South, November 1864
“lost slaves” claim of Jesse “Greshalm” to the Confederacy (Fold3)

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