Back to Our Roots
Back to Our Roots
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Ms. Ruth Hunt, The Geneologist
“Finding Your Roots”
Ruth D. Hunt was one of those inspired by the Godfather of African American Genealogy “Alex Haley”. She too wants to awaken the consciousness of people worldwide and inspirer all races to embark upon their own personal journey to “Find Your Roots” and interconnecting relationships.
“It gives us a great sense of pride to know who we are, and what contributions our ancestors have made to society”
Ms. Hunt is passionate about genealogy, her goal is to inspire others, particularly African Americans, to build on the legacy of their ancestors by exploring, documenting and celebrating their family history. Join Ms. Hunt for your genetic journey, receive expert advice and the necessary step by step tools to begin researching your family lineage. This extraordinary process of uncovering the lives of our ancestors and learn about whose shoulders we stand on is sensational.
She has mastered the art of conducting workshops on “Finding Your Roots” while telling her extraordinary stories and providing the research tools to connect a fragmented past.
- Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc (“AAHGS”) New York City Chapter
- The Historical Society of Washington County Virginia
- The National Genealogical Society
- The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (“DAR”) – New York City, Knickerbocker, Manhattan Chapters
- The National Society of the Sons & Daughters of the United States Middle Passage
- The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
- The Poindexter Descendants Association “PDA” – Ex Officio Board Member
- The South Boston-Halifax Virginia Historical Society