African-American Genealogy Articles
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Don’t stop your family history search at the Emancipation Proclamation. Use these techniques to discover African-American roots obscured by slavery.
6/12/2014
Ancestry.com's database of narratives from interviews with former slaves.
6/12/2014
African American family historians can give each other a research boost through a free online genealogy database called AfriQuest.
6/12/2014
An Oscar-winning actress' mixed heritage includes cousin connections to playwright Tennessee Williams, actor Richard Gere and other famous figures.
6/12/2014
A surge of new resources is chipping away at barriers to African-American genealogy.
6/12/2014
Learn how to research your Civil War ancestors who served in the US Colored Troops.
6/12/2014
The Missouri State Archives is placing more than 270 slave freedom suits online
6/12/2014
Follow these steps for using 1850 and 1860 slave schedules to trace your slave ancestors.
6/12/2014
A researcher shines light on African-American coal miners' invisible lives.
6/12/2014
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