Kenneth Bembry’s “Colored” Children?

Recently, I wrote about how Kenneth apprenticed a free boy of color named William Williams. Well, of course I had to find out more about his mother, Fanny Williams! Which led me into an entirely new (for me) area of genealogy: that of “free people of color” in the antebellum South. Fanny Williams deeded her […]

Blog Renovated

I’ve completely overhauled the blog and moved it to WordPress. In the process, I updated and edited all the posts, and changed the navigation scheme so that hopefully content will be easier to find. I’ve also added a photo album with some great old photos I recently received from a relative. Unfortunately, I am no […]