Genealogy Adventures

S03 E29: Researching Enslaved Ancestors in the Northern Colonies with Ric Murphy

Award-winning author Ric Murphy joins us to talk about researching his enslaved in the northern States.…

S03 E28: African American Genealogical Research with LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson

Author, Teacher, Lecturer, Certified Genealogist, LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson, talks about her many years of researching African-Ancestored Families…

S03 E27: A Talk About Racism with Anti-Racist Activist, Public Speaker & Writer Tim Wise

In this episode, we chat with the anti-racist activist, essayist, and author – Tim Wise. He…

S03 E24: Researching Enslaved Ancestors Who Were Sold or Taken Into the Deep South

In this episode, writer & researcher Eunice Buffington shares her experience in researching her ancestors who…

S03 E20: Black American Heroines: The African American Women of US Journalism with Maya Millett

Black women journalists dared to wield their pens in the names of truth and justice. At…

S03 E18: A Short Legislative History of Black Hair in America

Black hair – specifically, black women’s hair – has been the subject of legislative control in…

S03 E17: Black Railroad Workers in the Jim Crow Era

We regularly comment on how intertwined genealogy and history are on Genealogy Adventures. Understanding the history…

S03 E16: The Power of Reuniting Slavery-Disrupted Family Lines

In this episode, we chat recent discoveries that led to finding family members separated by slavery.…

S03 E14: Black History & The Library of Congress with Luis Clavell

In this episode, we sat down with Luis Clavell, Program Specialist at the Library of Congress,…

S03 E14: University of Virginia’s Memorial to Enslaved Laborers with Dr. Shelley Murphy

In this episode, as we chat with our special guest, African American Research & genealogist Shelley…