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Saturday, September 20, 2008

AfriGeneas Receives "Best of the Internet for Genealogists Award" from DearMYRTLE

September 14, 2008

ETHNIC STUDIES: AfriGeneas has been providing how-to information for Americans of African descent for nearly a decade. 'The word AfriGeneas is derived from African American Genealogy Buddies. It's pronounced: A fri GEE nee as.' This site has been named Family Tree Magazine's top 101 Best Websites for nine years running. Known for the Slave Database, you will also find a marriage database, in addition to a variety of forums including 'heritage arts and crafts' , and a mailing list. Plan to attend live chats Mon-Fri at noon and on Tuesday evenings at 8pm Eastern US time.

Source: DearMYRTLE's Genealogy Blog

Posted by Staff on 9/20/08 at 01:04 EST

Wednesday, September 03, 2008

AfriGeneas Reunion Forum manager Melvin Collier's new book will be released in the Fall. Mississippi to Africa: A Journey of Discovery, is the story of his fourteen-year journey to find his maternal grandmother's family and trace it from Mississippi to West Africa.

Read excerpts on the book website:

Mississippi to Africa
http://mississippitoafrica.com/

Source: AfriGeneas Authors

Posted by Staff on 9/03/08 at 23:42 EST



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