Reconstructing Slave Era Families
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Genealogists must develop a unique set of strategies to find enslaved persons in non-census and non-vital records. Janis Minor Forté provides a no-nonsense approach to uncovering pre-emancipation documents that identify the slaveholder, connect slave families, identify slave kin who died before emancipation and reconstruct slave-era families. Register at ahml.info.