Volunteers Needed!

The Western Massachusetts Roots Events will be expanding the services provided to you by way of adding more information to its website.  If you are interested in helping us with research and/or entering information on spreadsheets, please contact us at wmarootsevents@gmail.com.  Thank you, in advance.  We know you will enjoy being a part of our team.

Alan Doyle Horbal, Publisher
Western Massachusetts Roots Events Newsletter


The popular genealogy series is back January 5, 2016 on PBS. hosted by Henry Louis Gates Jr.

After Ben Affleck’s request to edit out information about his ancestors owning Slaves, do we trust the show?

Comments are welcome on our Facebook page, or in the “Leave a Reply” section below this post, along with many clippings about the editing. Click on our links and let us know.

Alan D Horbal, publisher, Western Massachusetts Roots Events Newsletter

Boston Globe Article – 10-20-15