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In Search of Paul Barber, a former Kentucky slave (Ottawa Branch, Ontario Ancestors)

February 27, 2021 - 13:00 - 15:00

Born a slave in Kentucky, Paul Barber became a respected horse trainer and one of Ottawa’s first permanent Black residents. Paul’s grandson, Tom Barber, has researched the family extensively. Tom will talk about his research methods and how they have advanced over the years in his search for his ancestor. Virtual event, all are welcome. Registration required.


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