• The Center for African American Genealogical Research, Inc.
U.S. databases
    • UNKNOWN NO LONGER
     

    A database of enslaved Africans in Virginia

    • SLAVE SHIPS
     

    Vessel name, owner,capatin, points of disembarkation and embarkation from Africa to the Americas.

    • FREEDMAN'S BUREAU
     

    Vital information regrding birth, parents, former enslavers,bank accounts and new names post Civil-War.

      • FEDERAL WPA PROJECT
       

      The Works Progress Administration (WPA) interviewed and transcribed hundreds upon hundreds of interviews with people who had been enslvaved in the United States from 1935-1943.

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      In additon to Black cemeteries, this site includes information on Black churches, funeral homes and newspapers.

 

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