Geneology

Researching African American Genealogy

In this class Steve Hammond and Lori Kimball will be using case studies and examples from their research. Lori Kimball, a member of the Black History Committee of the Friends of the Thomas Balch Libra...

USCT Pension Files: A Rich Resource for African American Genealogy, Part 2

Learn about United States Colored Troops pension files and what a rich resource they can be for African American genealogy. If your ancestor filed for a pension for service in the U.S. Civil War, the ...

USCT Pension Files: A Rich Resource for African American Genealogy, Part 1

Learn about United States Colored Troops pension files and what a rich resource they can be for African American genealogy. If your ancestor filed for a pension for service in the U.S. Civil War, the ...

African American Genealogical Research

This session features information regarding the Heritage Genealogical College African American Genealogical Research textbooks and the core black families used to explain how to trace African American...

The Beef Between African Americans and American Africans | Victor Muthama | TEDxCMU

The US Government hasn’t recognized Victor as American for his whole life, despite the fact that it’s the environmental culture that he grew up in. Likewise, in Kenya, he is hardly recognized as Kenya...

Genealogy: African American Man Traced His Ancestral Root To Edo State

Genealogy: African American Man Traced His Ancestral Root To Edo State

Black People Get Their DNA Tested | Buzzfeed News – Professional Genealogist Reacts

In this professional genealogist reacts I watch “Black People Get Their DNA Tested” by Buzzfeed News. Check out the original video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ah2fcqmSO3c Faceb...