Project Roots

Project Roots A multi-phase project involving researching and documenting the history of all direct and indirect ancestors from the following branches:  Askew, Goode, Terrell, and Tillman. Phase I (Completed)Research and transcribe the 1940 U.S. Federal Census records for:Lish AskewRobert J. … Continue reading

Moore’s Ford Mass Lynching of 1946: Fire in a Canebrake by Laura Wexler

I’ve focused so much of my energy on researching the ancestry of the Askews that I’d totally neglected my research of the Moore’s Ford Mass Lynching of 1946.  After watching Murder In Black and White: Moore’s Ford, I believe it’s … Continue reading