MEMBERS ONLY: Finding Your Native American Ancestors Video
Now available to RVGS MEMBERS ONLY - the workshop video "Finding Your Native American Ancestors" with Kate Eakman, Legacy Tree Genealogists. This video captures the Jun 12, 2021, workshop. There are two sessions totaling 3 hours. This video will be available on the Member Resources page until July 4, 2022. Go to the Membership menu above then choose Member Resources. You must be logged into the website for access.
One of the most cherished beliefs in US Genealogical research is the presence of a Native American in our past. In this class we will walk through the key first steps used to determine if there is a Native American in your ancestry. These steps include examining your family stories, tracing your lineage to that specific person; noting race/color in birth, marriage, death, and census records; the geography of a particular tribe; the history of that tribe; and comparing the facts of your family’s story.