Brittany Begay

Brittany Begay specializes in Native American research at Ancestry ProGenealogists. She is a member of the Osage Tribe and married to a member of the Navajo Tribe. She is currently preparing a portfolio for consideration by the Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG).

Identifying Direct Sources to Prove Native American Ancestry

Posted by Brittany Begay on November 15, 2016 in Guest Bloggers

There are secrets to success when it comes to tracing Native American ancestry. While many useful resources are now available online, in order to correctly identify your Native American ancestors, you’ll need to combine what you can find online with other direct sources of information: U.S., Indian Census Rolls, 1885-1940: Use these to identify which Read More