Genealogy Adventures

From Paper to People’s Podcast: Episode 308 – Brian Sheffey & Changes at AncestryDNA

Carolynn and Brian spend a significant amount of time discussing how Ancestry's planned removal of DNA…

Roberta Estes: Plea to Ancestry – Rethink Match Purge Due to Deleterious Effect on African American Genealogists

Respected genealogist and scientist Roberta Estes understands how damaging Ancestry DNA’s proposed changes to its matching…

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 E25: A Talk about Racism with Special Guest, Jane Elliott

Jane Elliott is known worldwide for her “Blue Eyes Brown Eyes” racism exercise. She is an…

Amazon Pre-Order: Family Tree Workbook – 30+ Step-By-Step Worksheets to Build Your Family History

Practical Genealogy provides a method for investigating your family history by establishing an understanding of genealogy…

Amazon Pre-Order: Practical Genealogy: 50 Simple Steps to Research Your Diverse Family History

Practical Genealogy provides a method for investigating your family history by establishing an understanding of genealogy…

The House Judiciary Committee Hearing’s session on Reparations (H.R. 40 and the Path to Restorative Justice) [live video & on-demand video]

Washington, D.C. – On June 19th at 10:00 a.m., the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution,…

Robert E Lee, slavery, and 1859: The Spring of his Discontent

8,487 words | Read time: 20 minutes Gen. Robert E. Lee and confederate statues are back…

Ghosts in the DNA: The lost diversity of early colonial Virginia

Nestled along the James River, Varina is a remote and quiet part of Virginia. Its vast…

This story has barely been told: Diversity, Multiculturalism & Africans in pre-British colonial America

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking with Stuart, a member of a…