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Subject: Asendyv (given name: Steney)
Author: Søren Dahl Andersen   (guest)
Date: September 3, 2019 at 4:00:27 AM
In a Danish census for Copenhagen in February 1860 I have found a lodger with some ancestors with flwg. data:
Name: Steney Asendyv 34 [years] Widow [Born in] Africa [Occupation] Will be shown in public places [Religion] Has none

Is there any way to find out abt. her African origins? She may have come to Copenhagen via The Danish West Indian Islands; probably crossing the Atlantic westbound as a slave.
I don’t even know, if they got her name right in the census.

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