National Park Services photo of Camp Nelson National Monument, Kentucky

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Search for an Enslaver

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  1. Type the enslaver’s first and last name into the respective fields and click submit. This will return results of all published soldiers in our database who were enslaved by that person. 
    •  Alternatively, you can search an enslaver by just a last name, and the results will include all soldiers enslaved by people with that last name
  2. To learn more about a soldier or his enslaver, click the option to View next to their name. This will direct you to that soldier’s Details and Documents page. Scroll down to the Enslaver Information section to view the enslaver’s census records, slave schedules, personal and real estate value where applicable, and other information retrieved by our researchers. 


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