|Tony speaking at Black Summit|
|SCDAH, Photo by Robin Foster|
Since northerners assisted Blacks during and following the Civil War, many records are found in New England where the Yankees lived. Learn this hidden treasure trove of sources.
Anatomy of a Pension file
What are the hidden messages of government abbreviations, notations and bureaucracy in pension files? Understanding the documents, the pension process, and processing the information will squeeze the most out of a military pension file.
Creating Order Out of Chaos
Have you searched in every courthouse, every library, and every archives and still haven't solved your riddle? One of the keys to success in genealogy is doing more with what you have. Sometimes the pieces are there, we just need to look at them in different ways. Reorganizing and analyzing may solve your riddle.
- educates the family
- leaves a foundation for their children and grandchildren to build upon
- adds to the legacy of the family