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Freedmen's Bureau eXperience - FULL

2021-02-13 10:00:00 2021-02-13 12:00:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Freedmen's Bureau eXperience - FULL Virtual Genealogy

Saturday, February 13
10:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-02-13 10:00:00 2021-02-13 12:00:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Freedmen's Bureau eXperience - FULL Join us for this FREE, virtual program on February 13th at 10 a.m. EST! Program is FULL! Virtual Genealogy

Join us for this FREE, virtual program on February 13th at 10 a.m. EST! Program is FULL!

This program is FULL!
Thank you for your interest in this event. Please check out our other upcoming programs and stay tuned for more exciting events like this one!

You are invited to a specially designed virtual workshop. Experience the Freedmen's Bureau records during this interactive hands-on two-hour program. Learn about history, strategies, and tools. Interact in state breakout rooms. Deepen your research to find enslaved ancestors. Presented by: Shamele Jordan

Created and hosted by Shamele Jordon, professional genealogist, producer, lecturer, and writer. Her biographical highlights include: producer of "Genealogy Quick Start;" researcher for the PBS series "Oprah’s Roots: African American Lives I and II;" NJ State Library grant recipient, researching Civil War Burials in Lawnside, NJ; former president of the African American Genealogy Group in Philadelphia; past board member of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania; faculty at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research, Athens, Ga,; and workshop volunteer at the Family History Center in Cherry Hill, NJ.

Co-Hosted with the African American Genealogical Society of Fort Wayne and the African/African American Historical Society Museum in Fort Wayne

AGE GROUP: | All Ages |

EVENT TYPE: | Family History & Genealogy |

TAGS: | Genealogy |

Virtual Genealogy


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