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James Shadrach Buchman Emerson birth in 1794 is listed in Maryland Church Records. On the same page at the top right you can click on a family tree that someone has started, his wife is not listed but his parents and his grandparents are listed and his family is traced back to 1600. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QGLF-GPLH
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We searched the National Archives Catalog and located the Population Schedules for the 1810 Census, Population Schedules for the 1820 Census, Population Schedules for the 1830 Census, Population Schedules for the 1840 Census, Population Schedules for the 1850 Census, the Population Schedules for the 1860 Census, the Population Schedules for the 1870 Census, the Population Schedules for the 1880 Census, in the Records of the Bureau of the Census (Record Group 29) that may contain information about Mary Elizabeth Mitchell in Pennsylvania. Some of these schedules have been digitized in part. For access to the non-digitized schedules, please contact the National Archives at Washington, DC - Textual Reference (RDT1) via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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