Surnames across Europe: Ever wondered what your surname would be if you were French? This infographic delves into the most common English surnames and their equivalents in French, Spanish, German and Italian.
From 1865 to 1872, the Freedmen’s Bureau helped tens of thousands of freed slaves build new lives, while documenting nearly every aspect of the post-Civil War experience. As a result, the Freedmen’s Bureau records are among the most valuable sources of information on African American genealogy. #DiscoverFreedmen