Ancestors Involved In The Underground Railroad?

by Julie Hill

Posted on July 21, 2010

Learn more about your ancestors who may have participated in the Underground Railroad in the Expert Series article "Tracing Your Ancestors From The Underground Railroad." This article, by GotGenealogy's Lisa Lee, will reveal some history about the Underground Railroad and also suggest some practical ways to start your research.

Did you ever, for example, consider browsing Search & Reward notices in old newspapers? You will now. Lee points out some research pitfalls to avoid, and even provides colorful examples from her own research.

This interesting article has a lot to offer, whether or not you think your ancestors may have been involved in the Underground Railroad. Start reading now.

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