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Researching African American Ancestors: A Virtual Seminar

Saturday, August 06, 2022 • 9:00 AM - 3:45 PM EDT

$20.00

Event Details

Quad A and the Genealogical Committee, auxiliaries of the Western Reserve Historical Society, are proud to present "Researching African-American Ancestors." The presentation schedule includes:


9:00 - Ari Wilkins, "Beginning African American Genealogy"

10:30 - Dr. Deborah Abbott, "Strategies and Techniques: Reconstructing an African American Family from Freedom to Slavery"

12:00- Ann Sindelar, overview of African American genealogical resources at the Cleveland History Center

12:15- Patrice Hamiter, "The African American Archives of the Western Reserve Historical Society"

1:00 - Shamele Jordon, "Mapping African Americans: Finding and Using Maps for Genealogy"

2:30 - Judy G. Russell, "From 1619 to Juneteenth – Slavery and the Law Before the Civil War"

Venue Information

Online
This event takes place online.

Organizer Information

Cleveland History Center


10825 East Boulevard
Cleveland, OH 44106
(216) 721-5722

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Name:
Angie Lowrie
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