Freedmen’s Bureau Freed Slave Records Indexing Kicks Off in Houston

Freedmen's Bureau Indexing Project

A thrill of victory filled the air at the Klein Texas Stake Family History Center in north Houston as Jesse Williams, president of the Houston chapter of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, successfully completed his first attempt at indexing records from the Freedmen’s Bureau Project. Mr. Williams, a 35-year…

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