Try a new Membership!

Chat with us · LUNCH BUNCH · M-F noon-1:30pm ET · TUESDAY NIGHTS · 9pm ET

AfriGeneas is a site devoted to African American genealogy, to researching African Ancestry in the Americas in particular and to genealogical research and resources in general. It is also an African Ancestry research community featuring the AfriGeneas mail list, the AfriGeneas message boards and daily and weekly genealogy chats.

The word AfriGeneas is derived from African American Genealogy Buddies. It's pronounced:   A · fri · GEE · nee · as. Hear it spoken. Read more about AfriGeneas.

Support for AfriGeneas is generously provided by:

Generously hosted by Verve
Generously hosted by
Mississippi State University

    1  Re: MYSTERY SOLVED for Spanns, Carters, & Johnson - Regina
    Congratulations on he tumbling down of that brick wall. Also congrats on the cousins connections. A ..

    2  MYSTERY SOLVED for Spanns, Carters, & Johnsons, T - Pinky
    A Brick Wall came tumbling down!!! Four months ago, I decided to take Ancestrydotcom's DNA test. I'm..

    3  Re: eastern cherokee slaves & offspring - tea brick
    It's a different culture, sometimes they had over 8 wives or more. Who knows how many actually child..

    4  Re: eastern cherokee slaves & offspring - tea brick
    I used Ancestry & Gedmatch . - If You could have a test done on some Your oldest living relatives , ..

    Banner -

    Created: 9 May 1999 :: Updated: 01 Jul 2012
    Copyright 1999-2015 by AfriGeneas. All rights reserved.
    AfriGeneas ~ African American & African Ancestored Genealogy