Posts tagged ‘Tony Burroughs’

Black Genealogical or Historical Societies

The International Black Genealogy Summit(IBGS)is meeting this week (October 29-31, 2009) at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, Indiana. I wanted to learn more about the IBGS and share some resources with you.


Continue Reading November 1, 2009 at 7:18 am 1 comment

African American Sites to Break Brick Walls

A researcher had gotten her African American ancestors to the 1870 census, and like a lot of you, hit a brick wall. It was not beginning classes she needed, but a few suggestions where to look next and a whole lot of luck. Here are some sugestions that might help.

Continue Reading December 7, 2008 at 4:29 pm Leave a comment