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February 13, 2010 — African-American Genealogy Research

Speaker: Michael Hait presents "African-American Genealogy Research"
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Secaucus Public Library, Secaucus, NJ
Directions: http://secaucus.bccls.org

Michael Hait, presents "African-American Genealogy Research," another in our Ethnic Family History Research Series celebrating immigration history with lectures about doing genealogical research on relatives from various ethnicities, including African-American, German, Irish and Dutch backgrounds. Co-sponsored by NJ Chapter / Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society Inc. (AAHGS), this informative presentation will guide you through what resources are available and how to research your African-American ancestry.

About Michael Hait

Michael Hait is a professional genealogist living in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and has over ten years of research experience specializing in African-American research, Civil War research and Maryland research. He is also the author of "The Family History Research Kit" (www.genealogical.com); Administrator of Prince George’s Co., Maryland Genealogy Trails; Contributor, National African-American Genealogy Examiner (www.examiner.com).

Michael's other sites:

Hait Family Research

Michael Hait's Discoveries on Footnote

Michael Hait Publications


About The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS)

The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc. (AAHGS) strives to preserve African-ancestored family history, genealogy, and cultural diversity by teaching research techniques and disseminating information throughout the community. Our primary goals are to promote scholarly research, provide resources for historical and genealogical studies, create a network of persons with similar interests, and assist members in documenting their histories.

Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc.
P. O. Box 73067
Washington, DC 20056-3067
http://www.aahgs.org

New Jersey Chapter AAHGS
1841 Kennedy Boulevard, 2nd floor
Jersey City, NJ 07305