Sankofa Sessions

Memories at the Griot's Table

Narratives of Caribbean, Latino and African American Family History

Welcome. Bienvenidos. Hail Up

“You are the fairy tale told by your ancestors.” ― Toba Beta This blog is in dedication to my ancestors. It is a telling of their lives...

The Earliest Freedom of James E Harrod

What I do know is at the age of twenty five, on September 25th 1860, James was properly given his freedom at the end of William H Jones' pen