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'Migrations in the Southeastern U.S. Prior to 1900'
Join us for our July 13 Meeting of the Pikes Peak Genealogical Society as we present ‘Migrations in the Southeastern U.S. Prior to 1900’ by Evan Wilson!
One of the most common challenges in Southern genealogy is tracing your ancestors to an earlier home. That census record reports a birthplace in South Carolina or Virginia, but where do we go from there? Before 1850, we often don’t even have that information, just a cluster of neighboring households—if we’re lucky. In this talk, you will learn some of the specific migration patterns that can help you cross back over the mountains, the Mississippi River, or the county line to the placesView more