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Stories in a Box: Caja 1289, Slavery and the Hernandez family - Latino Genealogy & Beyond
In reviewing a transcription of notary documents, I came across a pair of Hernandez sisters whose sale of property in mid century Aguadilla included 15 enslaved ancestors in total. What can we learn about the context of their lives? And can these details extend out to make connections to descendants today? I’ve gone over several … Continue reading "Stories in a Box: Caja 1289, Slavery and the Hernandez family"