Join us Tuesday, June 29, at 6:30pm via Zoom for “Finding Black Ancestors” with Rozlyn Kelly. This presentation discusses the unique challenges of African American genealogical research, sharing some of the relevant history and resources available to research. It includes a case study of researching freedom seekers (Underground Railroad), free blacks and enslaved persons.
Rozlyn Kelly is an attorney with over 20 years of genealogical research experience focused on African American ancestry in Michigan, Canada, Southern Illinois, Kentucky, and Washington, D.C. She is currently President of the Farmington Genealogical Society and also serves on the executive board of the Michigan Genealogical Council as Vice President.
Please register by emailing email@example.com. Phone VBDL Webster Memorial Branch at 269.423.4771 for more information.