AfriGeneas States Research Forum
Re: [MS] Joining a Society
In Response To: Re: [MS] Joining a Society ()
All the more reason to have a MS Afr-Am Genealogical Society because of a recent news article shared with me by a relative today. I wish I was there, near the archives in MS.
"Re: your Geneology work - I wondered had you heard of this
University is Digging into Mississippi's Past With A Long Forgotten Graveyard -- http://goo.gl/Oh2hdH"
This directly pertains to where my paternal grandmother, Bertha Mae (Dobbins) Walker is reported as having been buried, according to her death certificate. Exciting goings on right now with exhumation and future DNA testing to connect the buried bodies to the living.