Board of Directors
The Officers and
Board of Directors wish to thank everyone who participated in the
"Genealogy on the Spot" event on February 21, 2015. It was a
tremendous success and we look forward to doing it again.
GENEALOGY ON THE SPOT!
We are doing something special for the 2015 Black Belt
African American Genealogy Conference and Family History Fair!
Just like "Genealogy Roadshow!" Get immediate
one-on-one help with your genealogical research at our “Genealogy
on the Spot” event on Saturday, February 21, 2015, at the
Selma-Dallas County Public Library, 1103 Selma Ave., Selma, AL.
Two FREE Sessions: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm or
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Six Professional Genealogists and
Family History Experts on hand to assist you: Jesse
Baskerville; Johnnie Clark; Mary Jones-Fitts; Elvin D. Lang; Anne
Falkenberry Knight; and B.J. Smothers.
begins at 9:30 am. First come-first served. To pre-register,
submit your name, email address, phone number, genealogy question
and session preference to: firstname.lastname@example.org or 205) 540-2806 or
This is a FREE event but
we are asking participants to bring funeral programs to
donate or scan on the spot.
For more information,
call or visit our website at www.bbaaghs.org.
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Connect to Us
Feb 16-18, 2007
Feb 15-17, 2008
Suhaila Rowe, Josephine Martin and Edna
Turner enjoying the exhibits at Conference 2008.
Feb 20-21, 2009
Keynote speaker Pearl Cleage accepting a
gift of appreciation from the Board of Directors at the Conference 2009
Feb 20, 2010
Julia Cash accepting the 2010
Preservation Award for the Marion Chapter of the Lincolnite Club from
President Elvin Lang.
Feb 18-19, 2011
Participants taking in a presentation at Conference 2011.
for more photos
from the past three conferences