African-American Genealogy

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Free online resources for finding African-American ancestors.
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Bring good fortune to your family history search with our 13th annual collection of the 101 Best Websites for genealogy.
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The Civil War sesquicentennial doesn't just mark the 150th anniversary of a war. It also honors the freedom of 4 million enslaved humans.
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Meet the face and the force behind genealogy TV shows such as the PBS series "Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr."
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Our Step-By-Step Guide to Tracing Your African-American Roots and Reclaiming the Lost Heritage of Your Slave Ancestors.
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Follow these steps for using 1850 and 1860 slave schedules to trace your slave ancestors.
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These books and CD-ROMs will help you learn more about your African-American ancestors.
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These African-American genealogy and history organizations may have the resources you need for your research.
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Websites, books and organizations to help you search for your African-American roots.
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The 1919 house where Roots author Alex Haley said he first heard stories of his family's African heritage has become a museum.
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