Distribution of the black Roane family in 19th Century Virginia

Following on from the previous post, here’s a map showing the distribution, by county, of the…

Distribution of the black Sheffey family in 19th Century Virginia

I thought I’d do something visual for a change.  The below is a PDF file showing…

Family migration patterns: Roane family migration to: Connecticut, Massachusetts & Arkansas

It seems unfair that I’ve Maryland out of this series of blog posts covering the Roane…

Family migration patterns: Roane family migration to Delaware, New Jersey & New York

This post follows on from yesterday’s post which covered African-American Roanes’ relocation to Philadelphia. It also…

Family migration patterns: Sheffey family distribution 1840, 1880 & 1920

The previous three posts covered the migration of Sheffeys from Virginia to other states. The pictures…

Family migration patterns: Sheffey migration to Michigan, Ohio, Maryland

This post wraps up the other notable migrations of the Virginia-based, African-American Sheffeys. One notable migration…

Family migration patterns: Sheffey migration to West Virginia

In the previous post, I outlined the migration of some of branches of the Sheffey family…

Family migration patterns: Sheffey migration to Pennsylvania

The next series of posts will cover family migration patterns for the various families I’m researching. …