Listed as a person dependent on government rations at Fort Monroe, Va. For records on indigent freedmen see Elizabeth Cann Kambourian, comp. & ed., The Freedmen’s Bureau in Virginia, Names of the Destitute Freedmen Dependent Upon the Government in the Military Districts of Virginia (Heritage Books:Bowie, MD: 1997); Carolyn Hardin Goudie, “Downey Farm List of Indigent Freedmen,” Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, vol. 35, no. 1, pg. 13 (winter: 1997). (Former owner appears in the record as P. Stocks, rather than Dr. Powhatan Starke.) A Major Edmund Harrison from Charles City — possibly the same person — was enlisted in the 37th U.S. Colored Infantry, Co. F 21 MAY 1864 at Norfolk. He was described in the muster roll as 18 years old, 5’8″ tall