Genealogy Adventures

S03 E08: Should descendants of enslaved Africans pay to access genealogical databases?

400 years of systemic identity erasure poses formidable challenges for the descendants of enslaved Africans in…

The Moses Williams Project in the news: San Diego Free Press

Donya Williams, the four-times great-granddaughter of a man named Moses Williams, asked me if I would…

Save these dates: We’re on the Extreme Genes radio show, 1st-3rd July 2017

Set your alarms to listen. My cousin Donya and I will be on the Extreme Genes…

Lucretia “Creasy” Williams: Finding another daughter of Moses Williams, Sr

Sometimes the universe takes pity on genealogists and places a gift right in our laps. This…

Media Appeal: The Moses Williams Project

Hello In an atmosphere of division and rising tensions, especially around the issue of race, Stronger…

Genealogy challenge: Researching the 45 enslaved children of Moses Williams (Old Ninety-Six,  SC)

My cousin and research business partner, Donya, hit me me with a small newspaper clipping packed…