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GA Live S02 E08: Special Guest Bernice Bennett

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Research case study: My lost connection to Thomas “The Immigrant” Christian of Charles City County, Virginia

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GA Live S02 E05: Writing your family’s history

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Working with the 1773 and 1825 maps of Old Ninety Six, Edgefield, Abbeville, Newberry, and Barnwell, South Carolina

I have previously written about how maps can be an invaluable research tools in my  article…

GA Live S02 E03: Meet Sharon Morgan from Our Black Ancestry

Episode : Meet Sharon Morgan from Our Black Ancestry In this episode, our special guest is…

GA Live S02 E02: Researching your female ancestors

Episode 3: Researching your female ancestors Female ancestors are notoriously difficult to find. Once they get…

GA Live S02 E01: The GU272 Descendants Project

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Piecing together enslaved family relations at Monticello

I have spent the past few months doing a deep dive into the early colonial enslavement…