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Geneaology group to learn about mostly indentured servitude


Last updated 9/6/2022 at 2:55pm

Sometimes, in order to emigrate, able-bodied individuals became indentured servants. Though many of these arrangements were seemingly by choice, most were not, as people either found themselves “between a rock and a hard place,” or effectively had no other option.

This Sept. 14 virtual session of the Pikes Peak Genealogical Society will explore some historical context and the databases that can help us identify whether those we are researching were indentured or not. Presenter is Diane L. Richard.

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