21 April 2016

Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Angela Yvette Walton-Raji

Angela Yvette Walton-Raji has a national reputation as genealogist, author and lecturer.  Her book, Black Indian Genealogy Research, is the only book of its kind focusing on the unique Oklahoma Freedmen Records. Beyond her public appearances, she hosts 3 blogs, 3 websites, and she hosts the ongoing African Roots Podcast.

Saturday, June 4, 2016  10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
SA015   Finding Indian Ancestors in African American Families 
Both 19th and 20th century records hold extensive data for Native American research. This session illustrates how to document blended families and how to tell their unique stories. Level: Beg.

Saturday, June 4, 2016  5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
SA049   Black Benevolent Societies of the 19th and 20th Centuries 
Benevolent societies provided financial assistance, health and death benefits for thousands of Black families after Freedom. This session illustrates their impact on Black families. Level: Beg.

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Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2016

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