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2019 Deep Roots Black Genealogy Conference

Presented by Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society at Karen Gail Miller Conference Center, Sandy UT

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Sep 27 - 28 2019
2019 Deep Roots Black Genealogy Conference

Utah AAHGS is excited to announce its regional genealogical conference focused on African American research

Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Utah Chapter is excited to announce its regional genealogical conference focused on African American research. This conference will reach the seven-state region of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah, and Wyoming.

It will commemorate the 400th year of the landing of the first Africans forced into indentured service and provide instruction on family history research to help families write the history of their families and the

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FRIDAY commemoration included with conference tickets

SATURDAY Conference ticket includes lunch

– Earlybird $55 – (ends August 27)    AAHGS Members $40

– Regular $60    AAHGS Members $45

– At-Door $65 – (Cash or electronic, no checks)   AAHGS Members $45

There is a special $20 discount on membership in AAHGS at the combined local and national levels. This can be done at the time of registration or during the conference.


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Additional time info:

Friday, September 27, 2019

Commemoration of the 400th of the landing in Virginia of the first indentured people of African descent. This event marks the beginning of the enslavement of the African in America. There will be a short address, music, and poetry.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Conference activities will include speakers, lectures, genealogy fundamentals and advanced skills instruction in African American genealogy research. Lunch and afternoon entertainment scheduled.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.



Karen Gail Miller Conference Center

9750 South 300 West, Sandy, UT 84070

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