Tour the States: Alabama

Welcome to the first post in my Tour the States series. Today I begin with the state of Alabama and their records related to the shameful practice of leasing out convict labor to various industries, such as coal mines, for more than 50 years, which author Douglas A. Blackmon called, “slavery by another name.” In … Continue reading Tour the States: Alabama

Win a 4-Day Pass to RootsTech 2020

RootsTech 2020 is coming soon, and I am so excited. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the world’s largest family history conference and my second time serving as an ambassador. As an ambassador I have the privilege of awarding one 4-day pass (valued at $299) to one of my lucky readers/followers. I am also … Continue reading Win a 4-Day Pass to RootsTech 2020