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Hello. I'm researching the Caribbean roots of Patrick Henry Reason, the first known African American engraver in the US, born 1816 in New York City and baptised Patrice Rison. I have his parents' and some of his grandparents' information but looking any leads on finding a genealogist knowledgeable in Haiti, Martinique, and Guadeloupe. Surnames of his family and friends of interest include:
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2017 International Conference on the Centenary of the
Abolition of Indentureship in the British Empire
Senate House, University of London
I would like to direct your attention to the following webinar via the Digital Library of the Caribbean, which set to take place next Tuesday 4/11 at 11am EST. This session focuses on the digital history project A Colony in Crisis (https://colonyincrisis.lib.umd.edu), which features English language translations of 18th century colonial pamphlets from Saint-Domingue covering topics from economics, to slavery, to legal history.
We hope that you will join us.
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