African-American Genealogy Articles
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eSlavery has obscured the names of your African-American ancestors and cast their lives into darkness. But with our guide, you can begin to rediscover them.
1/27/2015
Use these websites and books to trace your African-American slave ancestors.
1/27/2015
A surge of new resources is chipping away at barriers to African-American genealogy.
10/24/2014
Meet the face and the force behind genealogy TV shows such as the PBS series "Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr."
9/22/2014
Select records and documents on slaves are finally digital.
7/30/2014
What's new in discovering, preserving and celebrating your family history.
7/30/2014
Start researching your diverse heritage on these sites.
7/30/2014
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
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