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African American Family History Day—Virtual Event

September 11 from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Find your roots with help from genealogists who specialize in researching African American family histories. Join the Poplar Forest African American Advisory Group online for an interactive experience designed to help you navigate historical records in search of your African American family tree. Hear stories about exploring ancestry and learn about research methods, tools, ideas and strategies for tracing the genealogy of your enslaved ancestors. Admission to the event is free, but registration is required to receive the link to the Zoom meeting.


September 11
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Poplar Forest
1542 Bateman Bridge Road
Forest, VA 24551 United States