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Slave Name Roll Project: Releasing Daniel, Edd, Frank, Ginny, Hannah, Henry, Mann, Rhoda

Today I am contributing to the Slave Name Roll Project. I am releasing the names of the slaves of Shelah Gillenwater (1795 - 1857), my 4th great grandfather, from Scott County, Virginia. The names I am releasing are: Daniel, Edd, Frank, Ginny, Hannah, Henry, Mann, & Rhoda.

I am attempting to help their descendants locate them. Many times these records are tucked away in family history stories, books, and records. It is my hope that these records help someone locate their ancestors. I hope this helps others with their genealogy and family history research, too.

Slave Name Roll Project: Releasing Daniel, Edd, Frank, Ginny, Hannah, Henry, Mann, Rhoda | GenealogyGirlTalks.com

Genealogy & Instagram: Microblogging (Part One)

I’m beginning a new series here on Genealogy Girl Talks! I want to share with you how to use Instagram for your Family History & Genealogy. Today I want to focus on Microblogging. This may be a new term for some, but its been around for a while. Some of you may even be doing it already!

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LTG Quick Genealogy Tip: Be Specific

There is a new episode of the “Let’s Talk Genealogy” podcast now available!

This episode features a Quick Genealogy Tip and how to narrow your online searches.

Let’s Talk Genealogy Podcast from GenealogyGirlTalks.com