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Freedmen Bureau Records with Selma Stewart

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Finding Your Ancestors in the Freedmen Bureau Records between 1865-1872.

 Host - Bernice Alexander Bennett  and Co-Host - Natonne Elaine Kemp.

 Selma Stewart  will discuss and provide examples of what is available and how to use Virginia Freedmen Bureau Records that are digitized and available on-line at www. FamilySearch.org.

Selma Stewart is an avid family researcher and genealogist. She is the current President of the Afro American Historical and Genealogical Society Hampton Roads Chapter and serves on the Board of the Virginia Genealogical Society. In addition, she is the former National 2000-2002 Corresponding Secretary for Afro American Historical and Genealogical Society.  Her work on numerous transcription projects include the Brantley Association Southampton County Virginia Project and Whispers from the Dust - Virginia Freedmen's Project Freedmen Bureau Record Group 105.

 

 

 
Theme music - Sweet Mello Spice by composer / producer Alvin K. Alexander. (Pianist Ayako Higuchi)
Tags:
Virginia Freedmens Project
Brantley Association of Southampton
Virginia Genealogical Society
AAHGS Hampton Roads Chapter
National Archives
Broadcast in History
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