Kennard Slaves

Age of Slaves as Recorded in Papa's Book

Sometimes we are lucky enough to happen across a piece of old paper that no longer has any meaning for us but can and does have a lot of meaning for others. Here are two such papers. These were found in the things of Elizabeth Kennard Watson and look to be copies of the slaves' birthdates that were recorded by her father. I hope someone can use them. They were contributed by Sara Watson.
    Papa, as in "Papa's Book", was Taylor Elijah Kennard (born 1847 Pickins Cty, AL) moved to Rusk Cty Tx abt 1852, lived near Pirtle. (He moved to Longview in 1874 and worked in various enterprises - was post master during Cleveland administration.) His father was Charles Henry Kennard (died June 29, 1860 / buried in Rusk County).
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Adaline - born in Oglethorpe City Ga  - 1820       died Dec 24 1856
Tabor -   "    "  "           "   "     1823
Richard   "    "  Madison Cy.     Ala.  April 1 1824

Adaline's children
Peter -         born Miss     -     July 29 1836 - April 1837
Lucinda         "    "              Feb 6 1838
Parris          "    Noxuby Cy Miss May 9 1841 - July 1842
George -        "    Pickens Co Ala May 3 1842 - 
Lewis           "    "       Co "   Apr 1846 - 
Mary Jane       "    "       "      Ap 1848
Green Brown     "    Rusk Co  -     June 18 1853
Franklin Pierce "    "    "   -     July 25 1855

Tabor's Children
Madison   born - Noxuby Miss  -   Nov 19 1840
Caroline  "      Pickens Co Ala - Mar 10 1842 - Dec 1842
Robert    "      "       "  "     Mar 1844 - 

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Richmond          Pickens Co Ala   Sept - 1845
Harriett Myriah - Noxuby Co Miss   Aug 1848
Susan Ann       - Rusk Co Tex      Jan 6 1853
John              "    "  "        Feb 7 1855
Benjamin          "    "  "        Apr 15 1858
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Kennard Slaves

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