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Traverse the peaks and valleys of your family tree with our guide to tracing Appalachian ancestry.
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Learn about Virginia's history and available records in this research guide that includes a map and bibliography.
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Find your ancestors across the country with these 75 superb state-focused genealogy websites.
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Find out if you have family ties to America's first permanent English settlement—just in time for its 400th anniversary.
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Use these 75 state-focused genealogy websites to find your ancestors and bust down brick walls.
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Find contact information for archives, libraries and other genealogical organizations in Virginia.
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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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Get the essential facts, advice and resources you need to find your ancestors in Washington DC.
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Following centuries of speculation about its ethnic origins, a multiracial group in southern Appalachia known as the Melungeons may finally have some real answers about where its people come from.
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