Commemorating Juneteenth and Discovering Family History

Juneteenth is greater than a remembrance of the stain slavery left on our nation. It’s our nation’s approach to honor Black People’ lengthy march towards freedom and the profound influence these many steps have left on our nationwide conscience and our pursuit of a simply and equitable society.

The Nationwide Genealogical Society is proud to assist Ancestry® announce the premiere of a robust new movie, “A Dream Delivered: The Misplaced Letters of Hawkins Wilson,” which brings to gentle a household reunion over a century within the making. 

Go to Ancestry.com/Blackhistory beginning on June 17 to look at the movie and study extra, and to get began exploring your personal household story. 

Be part of us for the following MemberConnects! for an encore of Andre Kearn’s NGS Convention banquet presentation, “Revealing Our Full American Mosaic.”  The Zoom assembly is Wednesday, 29 June, at 8:00 p.m. (ET).

The Nationwide Genealogical Society shall be closed Monday, 20 June 2022, in observance of the Juneteenth vacation.

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