Geneology helps people learn more about their families and their heritage. Yet, it can be more complicated for African American families, especially when America's history with slavery is factored in. From there, the Washtenaw County African American Geneological Society was born. The society's founders, Omer Jean Winborn and Cheryl Garnett, talk about this project with WEMU's Lisa Barry and Concentrate Media's Sarah Rigg in this week's "On the Ground-Ypsi."
Sarah Rigg's Feature Article: Ypsi group helps African Americans overcome slavery-era obstacles to genealogy research
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