African American Research
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If you can think of any other helpful resources, please
let me know.
Freedman's Bank Records at LDS FamilySearch
USGenWeb African American Griots Project - The USGenWeb
African American Griots Project is dedicated to assisting
all of those in pursuit of their African American ancestry
by being a central depository for African American records
of historical proportion. The Project is coordinated by
Charee Harvey and Jerry Taylor.
See the Church
Page on this website for information on records available
for some African American Churches.
Georgia Resources at The USGenWeb African American Griots
AfriGeneas - African Ancestored Genealogy
An AfriGeneas Library Article by David
E. Paterson -
Georgia's Slave Population in Legal Records -
An Introduction to Courthouse Resources
Tom Blake's slave data includes largest slave holders
in 1860, and matching surnames in the 1870 Census for many
County African American Marriage Books online at Georgia's
Virtual Vault 1885-1933
page was last updated on -02/04/2016
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By Linda Blum-Barton