John Bakeless, DANIEL BOONE (New York: W. Morrow & Co., 1939)

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Slavery
People
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<Everyone in Kentucky kept a slave if he could afford it. The Boones usually owned a few, as tax lists show both in Kentucky and Missouri.> As a prosperous businessman in Limestone, DB owned at least three. 1784 got a negro girl named "Easter" from his relative John Grant (worth about L75). 3/4/1786 he bought "one Negro gurle Named Loos" for L90 [26C148]. Also see BOONEMSS 3/3/1791] BAKELESS:329

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