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's database of narratives from interviews with former slaves.
African American family historians can give each other a research boost through a free online genealogy database called AfriQuest.
An Oscar-winning actress' mixed heritage includes cousin connections to playwright Tennessee Williams, actor Richard Gere and other famous figures.
A surge of new resources is chipping away at barriers to African-American genealogy.
Learn how to research your Civil War ancestors who served in the US Colored Troops.
The Missouri State Archives is placing more than 270 slave freedom suits online
Follow these steps for using 1850 and 1860 slave schedules to trace your slave ancestors.
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