Webinar Recording: Let the Church Say Amen! The Blessing of Church Records for African Ancestored Research

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Church records are often the key to knocking down long-standing “brick walls” in genealogy research!
Join Renate Yarborough Sanders for this webinar, and you'll learn about the wide variety of record types that can be found in Protestant and Catholic church records from the antebellum period.

In this Webinar You'll Learn:

• Why researching church records should be part of every research plan
• Types of church records useful for genealogical research
• What genealogically relevant information can be found in church records
• What slavery related information might be found in church records
• Tips for extracting information from church records
• Where to find church records on and offline


About the instructor:


Renate Yarborough Sanders is an experienced genealogy educator and author of two blogs and a funeral program database. She belongs to a number of genealogical organizations, holding leadership positions in several; and hosts an online North Carolina genealogy platform. Renate specializes in teaching research methodology and sharing specific techniques for researching ancestors of color – both pre- and post-Emancipation.

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