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Meetings & Workshops

Chapter Meeting
  Sat. January 30
  Sat. March 27
  Sat. May 29
  Sat. July 31
  Sat. Sept 25
  Sat. Nov  20                        Time: 
10:30 am to 1:00 pm

Genealogy Workshop 
  Sat. February 27          Sat. April 24
  Sat. June 26
  Sat. Aug 28
  Sat. Oct 30
  Sat. Dec 18
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
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Your pathway 
to the past ...
The Greater Richmond, Virginia Chapter 
strives to be at the vanguard of providing expert assistance, important historical context, accurate data, and the ability to use research skills and techniques to further the field of scholarly genealogy.
Your gateway to the future ...

Our mailing address:
AAHGS--Greater Richmond, VA Chapter
PO Box 27833
Richmond, VA 23261 
Email: aahgsrichmond@gmail.com

Contact Us
Find valuable Genealogy web links on our National site:
 Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc.
Renate Yarborough Sanders has been engaged in genealogy research since 1997 and has been giving genealogy related presentations, to a variety of audiences, since 2012. She is the descendant of formerly-enslaved ancestors, as well as enslavers and free people of color. Renate is the author of two blogs: “Into the LIGHT”, which focuses on her own family history; and, “Genea-Related”, which is a platform for presenting a variety of information of genealogical interest. Renate also produces a “(Mostly) African-American Funeral Programs” online database, in which she publishes vital data extracted from funeral programs. For a more extensive bio, please email Renate at yarsan@aol.com.
AAHGS Greater Richmond
Zoom Meeting 
 Saturday January 30, 2021
"Researching Enslaved Ancestors"
Renate Yarborough Sanders
The presenter shares and models best practice and methodology for researching formerly enslaved ancestors. Participants learn about helpful record types and web sites and how to extract data about the enslaved from records of slave-owning communities.

Saturday - 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Zoom Meeting information to be released
AAHGS-GRVA sponsored 
January 30 Virtual Meeting on Zoom
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