Custom Search



AfriGeneas is a site devoted to African American genealogy, to researching African Ancestry in the Americas in particular and to genealogical research and resources in general. It is also an African Ancestry research community featuring the AfriGeneas mail list, the AfriGeneas message boards and daily and weekly genealogy chats.

The word AfriGeneas is derived from African American Genealogy Buddies. It's pronounced:   A · fri · GEE · nee · as. Hear it spoken. Read more about AfriGeneas.





Support for AfriGeneas is generously provided by:

Generously hosted by Verve
Generously hosted by
Mississippi State University

:: RECENT POSTS ::
    1  The Family & Legacy- Lucinda Davis, Creek Freedman  - Angela Walton-Raji
    In the late 1890s Anderson Davis appeared on behalf of his wife Lucinda and their children to enroll..

    2  Lawrence Creek Farm, Louisa County VA - milady1066
    I have recently come across a memoir written by my ancestor, Martha "Pattie" Ann Carter Dettor, daug..

    3  Social Column Solicitation in Louisville Leader  - Tim Pinnick
    Each paper is unique in its own right, and I enjoy finding the differences, or nuances. This was fou..

    4  Interesting Apology in Louisville Leader  - Tim Pinnick
    Another great feature of the Leader is there are a lot of advertisements by Blacks and a nice amount..



    Banner - Ancestry.com



    Created: 9 May 1999 :: Updated: 08 Mar 2017
    Copyright 1999-2017 by AfriGeneas. All rights reserved.
    AfriGeneas ~ African American & African Ancestored Genealogy