African-American Genealogy Articles
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.
Use these websites and books to trace your African-American slave ancestors.
A surge of new resources is chipping away at barriers to African-American genealogy.
Meet the face and the force behind genealogy TV shows such as the PBS series "Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr."
Select records and documents on slaves are finally digital.
What's new in discovering, preserving and celebrating your family history.
Start researching your diverse heritage on these sites.
Don’t stop your family history search at the Emancipation Proclamation. Use these techniques to discover African-American roots obscured by slavery.
Ancestry.com's database of narratives from interviews with former slaves.