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Paxton Street By Leontyne Clay Peck
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This is a book of short vignettes written by Leontyne Clay Peck about her memories of growing up in the African American Community of Piedmont, West Virginia. Piedmont, West Virginia is the hometown... More > of the Jazz musician Don Redman, U.S. Senator Henry Gassaway Davis, War Hero Aubrey Stewart and Harvard University scholar, Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. It is also the home of the West Virginia State Champion Basketball Team-The Piedmont Lions!< Less
Silver Children By Leontyne Clay Peck
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Written in 2006, SILVER CHILDREN IS THE FAMILY HISTORY OF HENRY AND JUDY CLAY OF MADISON COUNTY, VIRGINIA. IT IS THE FAMILY HISTORY OF THE AUTHOR, LEONTYNE CLAY PECK. Pictures, stories and research... More > documents such as census reports, births, deaths and deeds are included in this document.< Less
Our Mother*s Dresses By Leontyne Clay Peck
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This book is about the author's ten year journey in finding her DNA ancestors (and grandmothers) who were African, European and American women. She shares the story of how she connected with her DNA... More > Clay Family cousins using family histories and DNA. In her research, she discovered her connection to the Statesman Henry Clay and her 3rd great grandfather, Job Gaiter, who served in the US Colored Troops. Lots of beautiful family pictures and stories.< Less