Tracing African Caribbean Roots | The 1817 Slave Registers Uncovered

This talk, is useful for audiences interested in gaining a better appreciation of

  • the origins of the slave registers
  • how Paul used the slave registers to trace his roots
  • how the slave registers can support exploration into Black Ancestry, Black history and self-identity
  • what the 1817 slave registers reveal about the roots of racial inequality

The event is part of the Ancestry Talks with Paul Crooks’ Season of Empowering Black History.

The talk is suitable for you if

  • you’re new to exploring family history
  • you have some experience searching for your ancestors and want to know about other sources of information
  • you’ve started and you’re having problems furthering your search
  • you want to develop your knowledge and understanding of Black History.