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January
2017
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03:00 PM
Europe/Amsterdam

FamilyTreeMagazine.com: Finding Freedom

http://media2.fwpublications.com/FTM/DSFTM.pdf

Summary

ONCE IN A while, a new genealogical resource comes along that changes the landscape of research all together. For those with African-American roots, the Freedmen’s Bureau Project is one of those game-changers.The records of the Freedmen’s Bureau can help you discover freed slaves in your family tree—and FamilySearch’s indexing project makes access easier than ever. Go to page 26 in the online PDF of Family Tree Magazine's Jan/Feb 2017 issue to find this article.