Linked Descendants: African American Genealogy Prior to 1870
Join us for a workshop with Sharon Leslie Morgan, renowned genealogist and founder of Our Black Ancestry, as we delve into African American ancestry before abolition.
.: 12:00pm – 12:00pm.
Ages 18 and Adult and Senior Adult.
Help & Information Desk
- Sign-up is ongoing
- Only virtual (online or over the phone).
Researching African American families prior to the 1870 Census is a challenge that may be overcome by finding linked descendants – or the white families who enslaved most of the Black population.
Learn new research techniques and use genealogy as a tool for confronting slavery and heal.
Registration is required. A Zoom link will be sent to registrants 1 hour before the program starts.