Intro and Purpose
In 1997 I launched the African-Native American Web site. The page had established out of my research and work with the records that record the Freedmen of the Five Civilized Tribes. This massive record set ended up being the basis of my deal with “Black Indian” records and ultimately formed the basis of my book, Black Genealogy Research Study. African American Ancestors Amongst the 5 Civilized People.
In the past 12 years, my research has expanded to consist of the history and documentation of blended African & Native American households in more states. As a genealogist, the focus stays on offering the proof and properly pointing out the sources in order to inform the family story. As I have ended up being more acquainted with resources for paperwork of African American families that were associated with individuals from multiple Native American communities, I have actually expanded the focus of my research study to include genealogical resources for families beyond Indian Territory.
The focus will remain on trusting standard genealogical method that will cause the appropriate paperwork of one’s household history. The page will go over and consist of record sets that are important to build one’s family history.
Among the records to be included will be:
The past numerous years has actually witnessed a boost in household history, as well as an interest in the histories of African and Native families. There has been discussion from the Smithsonian to the airwaves, about the possibility of the documents of such families. This page will supply trusted resources to document this special history, and will offer chance to read more about the scholars that are likewise narrating this history.
If you have genealogical concerns or need details on more resources, let me speak with you.
Delight in the history and paperwork of your household history and congratulations on the venture to inform you story!