Would like your research on the Custer line. That is my line and I would like any clues you might have unearthed for Emanuel Custer, Sr. He is my 3rd great grandfather, and dates back to 1796 in documented sources in Allegany Co., MD. Lived in Bedford Co., MD. with 3 slaves. Deed Index 1796: Letter at Post Office for Emanuel Custer, in Hagerstown, (Washington Co.) Cumberland.
Emanuel dates back to 1802, recorded 1803. Deed Index Aquila Brown & George RizerDeed, Bk D, Pg. 589, Joseph Cresap conveyed to Aquila Browne by Deed being date 6th June 1796 to Emanuel Custer 1802. Recorded 16 February 1803. Between Ephriam Birgess amd Emanuel Custer. Lot #13, 82 1/2 feet front of house. Lot #62 and fronting on the other street.