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February 4, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

African American Genealogy Challenges – What You Need to Know

  • Center for Family History

African American genealogy research can be particularly challenging due to several factors. This session presents methods and strategies and a number of resources available to those interested in researching their African American ancestry.

The resources covered include online databases, historical societies, genealogy libraries, and local archives.

Panelists: Darius Brown, Lyle Gibson, Whitney Day, Dr. Pernessa Seele & Tendaji Bailey.


On-Demand Video

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