Daniel Boone Regional Library
A Lawsuit and an Obituary: Following the Braxton Family
Monday, February 10 › 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Callaway County Public Library, Friends Room
Hear about the fascinating story of Carter Braxton. Emancipated in 1839 in Ralls County, his son was killed in an explosion on the ship Tioga in 1893 resulting in a lawsuit that spanned over two decades. Family history research consultant Traci Wilson-Kleekamp will share some of her research about this family's connections in Callaway County using the latest tools and resources for conducting genealogical research into African-American families.
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