Florida Minority Records online include African American records, Native American Records, and more. This is a preliminary list.

 

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Florida Minority Records Online at the federal level

US – African American – Discover Freedmen, at FS (searches FS Freedmen’s Bureau records)

US – African American – United States Freedmen’s Bureau Miscellaneous Records,1865-1872, index links to images (misc, court, land, labor, medical, African American), at FS (NOT in Discover Freedmen searches)

US – African American – United States Freedmen’s Bureau, Records of Freedmen, 1865-1872, index & images (census, labor, immigration, slavery, birth, death, military, African American), at FS (NOT in Discover Freedmen searches)

US – African American – United States, Freedman’s Bank Records, 1865-1874, index & images (bank, business, family information, African American), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau Marriages, 1861-1872, index & images, at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau Ration Records,1865-1872, index & images (African American, rations, relief, slavery, slave owners), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau, Freedmen’s Court Records, 1865-1872, index & images (African American, court, military, school, misc), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau, Land and Property Records, 1865-1872, index & images (African American, land, court), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau, Records of Freedmen’s Complaints, 1865-1872, index & images (African American, legal), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau, Records of the Superintendent of Education and of the Division of Education, 1865-1872, index & images (African American, school, legal), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau Hospital and Medical Records, 1865-1872, index & images (medical, African American, cemetery, birth, death, family names), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau Labor Contracts, Indenture and Apprenticeship Records, 1865-1872, index & images (African American, court, labor, bounty, medical, land, personal information), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau Records of Persons and Articles Hired, 1865-1872, index & images (African American, employment, medical), at FS

US – African American – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau, Land and Property Records, 1865-1872, index & images (African American, land, court), at FS

US – African American – Great slave narratives, IA

US – African American – African American genealogy: a bibliography and guide to sources, at FS

US – African American – African American slave narratives Vol I, IA

US – African American – African American slave narratives Vol II, IA

US – African American – African American slave narratives Vol III, IA

US – African American – African, Americans and the Gettysburg campaign, IA

US – African American – Afro, American encyclopaedia : or, the thoughts, doings, and sayings of the race, embracing addresses, lectures, biographical sketches, sermons, poems, names of universities, colleges, seminaries, newspapers, books, and a history of the denominations, giving, FS

US – African American – Before the Mayflower : a history of the Negro in America, 1619, 1964, IA

US – African American – Black courage 1775, 1783: Documentation of Black participation in the American Revolution, IA

US – African American – Black genesis : a resource book for African, American genealogy, IA

US – African American – Black Indian genealogy research, IA

US – African American – Black slavery emancipation research in the Northern States, FS

US – African American – Compiled military service records of volunteer soldiers who served with the United States Colored Troops : 1st through 5th United States Colored Cavalry, 5th Massachusetts Cavalry (Colored), 6th United States Colored Cavalry : pamphlet describing M1817, IA

US – African American – Compiled military service records of volunteer Union Soldiers who served with the United States Colored Troops, 2nd through 7th Colored Infantry: including 3rd Tennessee Volunteers (African Descent), 6th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent), and 7th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent)., IA

US – African American – Compiled military service records of volunteer Union Soldiers who served with the United States Colored Troops, infantry organizations, 14th through 19th, IA

US – African American – Finding a place called home : a guide to African, American genealogy and historical identity, IA

US – African American – Forgotten patriots : African American and American Indian patriots of the Revolutionary War : a guide to service, sources, and studies, DAR

US – African American – Free Negro owners of slaves in the United States in 1830, together with Absentee ownership of slaves in the United States in 1830, GB

US – African American – Generations past : a selected list of sources for Afro, American genealogical research, at FS

US – African American – History of the American negro and his institutions, at FS

US – African American – History of the American Negro in the great world war : his splendid record in the battle zones of Europe, including a resume of his past services to his country in the wars of the revolution, of 1812, the war of the rebellion, the Indian wars on the front, HT

US – African American – Judicial cases concerning American slavery and the Negro (Vol. 1. Cases from the courts of England, Virginia, West Virginia, and Kentucky), at FS

US – African American – Judicial cases concerning American slavery and the Negro (Vol. 2. Cases from the courts of North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee), at FS

US – African American – Judicial cases concerning American slavery and the Negro (Vol. 3. Cases from the courts of Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana), at FS

US – African American – Judicial cases concerning American slavery and the Negro (Vol. 4. Cases from the Courts of New England, the Middle States, and the District of Columbia), at FS

US – African American – Judicial cases concerning American slavery and the Negro (Vol. 5. Cases from the Courts of States North of the Ohio and west of the Mississippi Rivers, Canada and Jamaica), at FS

US – African American – List of Black servicemen compiled from the War Department collection of Revolutionary War records, at FS

US – African American – List of free black heads of families in the first census of the United States, 1790, at FS

US – African American – Memorials of Lieut. George H. Walcott, late of the 30th U.S. Colored Troops, HT

US – African American – Missing pages in American history : revealing the services of Negroes in the early wars in the United States of America, 1641, 1815, GB

US – African American – Negro population in the United States, 1790, 1915, HT

US – African American – Noted Negro women : their triumphs and activities, at FS

US – African American – Patriots of color: a peculiar beauty and merit : African Americans and Native Americans at Battle Road & Bunker Hill, HT

US – African American – Progress of a race, or, The remarkable advancement of the American Negro : from the bondage of slavery, ignorance, and poverty to the freedom of citizenship, intelligence, affluence, honor and trust, at FS

US – African American – Recollections of a colored troop, LOC

US – African American – Record of the services of the seventh regiment U.S. colored troups, at FS

US – African American – Reminiscences of my life in camp with the 33rd United States Colored Troops, late 1st S.C. Volunteers, GB

US – African American – Report to the Freedmen’s Inquiry Commission, 1864 : the refugees from slavery in Canada West, HT

US – African American – Services of colored Americans in the wars of 1776 and 1812, at FS

US – African American – Slavery in the courtroom: an annotated bibliography of American cases, HT

US – African American – The colored patriots of the American Revolution, GB

US – African American – The colored patriots of the American Revolution, with sketches of several distinguished colored persons : to which is added a brief survey of the condition and prospects of colored Americans, GB

US – African American – The Forty, Third Regiment United States Colored Troops, Gutenberg

US – African American – The National cyclopedia of the colored race, GB

US – African American – The negro as a soldier in the war of the rebellion, LOC

US – African American – The Negro soldier : a select compilation, at FS

US – African American – The underground rail road : a record of facts, authentic narratives, letters, &c. narrating the hardships hair, breadth escapes and death struggles of the slaves in their efforts for freedom, as related by themselves and others, or witnessed by the author, HathiTrust

US – African American – The Underground railroad from slavery to freedom, Gutenberg

US – African American – Two colored women with the American Expeditionary Forces, at FS

US – African American – Who’s who in colored America : an illustrated biographical directory of nolable living persons of African descent in the United States, at FS

US – Japanese American – United States, War Relocation Authority centers, final accountability rosters, 1942-1946, index & images, at FS

US – Japanese American – United States Japanese Americans Relocated During World War II, 1942-1946, index, at FS

US – Minorities – United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012, index & images, at FS

US – Native American – United States, Native American, Census Rolls, 1885-1940, index links to images, at FS

US – Native American – United States, Native American, Eastern Cherokee Enrollment Records, 1908-1910, index links to images, at FS

US – Native American – United States, Native American, Eastern Cherokee Indian Reservation Rolls, 1848-1970, index & images, at FS

 

 

 

Florida Minority Records Online at the state level

Florida – African American – Sankofagen: Florida plantations and slave labor sites, at S

Florida – African American – Finding Family After Slavery, at IW

Florida – African American – Florida Death Records, at AG

Florida – African American – Florida, State Census, 1867-1945, at Anc$

Florida – African American – Florida, State Census, 1885, at Anc$

Florida – African American – Florida Births and Christenings, 1880-1935, at FS

Florida – African American – Florida Marriages, 1830-1993, at FS

Florida – African American – Florida Deaths, 1877-1939, at FS

Florida – African American – Florida Death Index, 1877-1998, at FS

Florida – African American – Records of ante-bellum Southern plantations from the Revolution through the Civil War

Florida – African American – Florida Deaths and Burials, 1900-1921, at FS

Florida – African American – Florida African American Cemeteries, at AG

Florida – African American – African American Genealogy in FL, at Lowcountry Africana

Florida – African American – Florida plantation records from the papers of George Noble Jones, at FS

Florida – African American – Report of the Joint Select Committee to Inquire into the Condition of Affairs in the Late Insurrectionary States, made to the two Houses of Congress February 19, 1884, at IA

Florida – Native American – Claims, reports, minutes and publications, 1878-1926, at FS

Florida – Native American – Document no. 225 : Negros, & c. captured from Indians in Florida, & c. Letter from the secretary of war, transmitting the information required by a resolution of the House of representatives of the 28th ultimo, respecting the disposition of Negros and other property captured from hostile Indians during the present war in Florida, & c., Feb. 27, 1839, at FS

Florida – Native American – Records of headquarters, Army of the Southwestern Frontier, and headquarters, second and seventh military departments, 1835-1853, at FS

Florida – Native American – Deputization of Cherokee Indians, at FS

Florida – Native American – Indians of the Gulf Coast States, at FS

Florida – Minorities – The Italians in colonial Florida : a repertory of Italian families settled in Florida under the Spanish (1513-1762, 1784-1821) and British (1762-1784) regimes; with a brief historical outline and an appendix on the contemporary colonial press, at FS

Florida – Minorities – The new world : the first pictures of America, at FS

Florida – Minorities – Raices de la Perla, at FS

Florida – Minorities – Records of the Assistant Commissioner and subordinate field offices for the state of Florida, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1872, at FS

Florida – Owsley charts: master charts compiled from the unpublished census, 1850-1860

 

 

 

 

Florida Minority Records Online at the county level

Escambia County – Slavery Records – Escambia County Slavery Records online, at GTHG

Gadsden County – Native American Records – Gadsden County Native American Records online, at GTHG

Highlands County – Native American Records – Highlands County Native American Records online, at FLGW

Hillsborough County – African American Records – Hillsborough County African American Records online, at FLGW

Jefferson County – Slavery Records – Jefferson County Slavery Records online, at GTHG

Leon County – African American – Florida: Leon County Enslaved Persons and Slaveholders, at AO

Pinellas County – African American Records – Pinellas County African American Records online, at FLGW

Sarasota County – African American Records – Sarasota County African American Records online, at FLGW

St. Lucie County – Native American Records – St. Lucie County Native American Records online, at FLGW

 

 

Florida Minority Records Online at the city level

Tallahassee – Minorities – Registers of Signatures of Depositors, 1866-1872, at FS

Tampa – Minorities – Afro-Cubans in Ybor City : a Centennial History, at FS

 

 

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