American Indian Genealogy Articles
Web sites and books to help you find your American Indian ancestors
Does your lineage lead to the first Americans? Connect your family tree to its native roots with our five-step guide to unearthing American Indian ancestry.
Search for NARA's American Indian records in the online Archival Research Catalog.
Ancestry.com adds American Indian censuses to its US Deluxe subscription.
Africana Heritage Project scours plantation journals to re-create slave family trees.
These digital databases contain thousands of historical images of American Indians.
Deciphering American Indian heritage possibilities
My great-grandmother was Cherokee. How do I find information about her?
Answers for the beginner, the befuddled and anyone hitting a brick wall.
Record your American Indian roots: our guide shows you key resources for discovering your tribal ties.