All slaves had family members who were sold away or transferred to the slave-owners' heirs, never to be seen again. Many even took different surnames. It was not uncommon for two displaced brothers to retain different surnames after Emancipation. Collier will present cases of how displaced family members were found.
This class was presented to a live webinar (online seminar) audience on July 31 2015. 1 hour 34 minutes, plus 3 pages of handouts. The recording is also included as part of the monthly or annual membership.