Who Do You Think You Are?: Laverne Cox Discovers Freedmen in Her Family Tree

Who Do You Think You Are?: Laverne Cox Discovers Freedmen in Her Family Tree

Historian Erica Armstrong Dunbar shows actress Laverne Cox a voter register naming her freedman ancestor on “Who Do You Think You Are?” As an actress and an openly transgender woman, Laverne Cox has achieved a lot of firsts. She’s the first openly transgender woman nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award...Read more
Celebrating Black History Month 2018

Celebrating Black History Month 2018

Ancestor of Pam Ayersman, Family Tree Facebook Follower February 1st kicks off Black History Month, and at Family Tree we’re excited to spend the next few weeks honoring it with you.  This month, we’ll be sharing quotes, stories and pictures of your African American ancestors. We’ll also be giving tips...Read more