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George Geder
Works at National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Attended S.U.N.Y. at Binghamton, NY
Lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Change Agent

Watch these 4 TED inspiring talks ranging from media, storytelling and cultural influence as well as entrepreneurship and technology, from Africans on the continent or abroad that has been told to do one thing, inspire you to become a CHANGE AGENT.
4 TED Talks to inspire Africa’s future-oriented minds.
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Thank you for sharing your gifts God blessed you with us. You are one of my favorite, I pray your work has been as beneficial to you as it is to us. God's love snd blessings, take care I had plan to sit and talk with you and Oprah one day. I think we share some of the same negative things in our lives, you guys used yours as a spring board into your carers, I tried and will continue to do what I do, I am honored you are the best. Thank you again. 
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 Reverend Thomas F. Blue was an African American minister, educator, administrator, and librarian.
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Daniel Alexander Payne Murray - celebrated Black author, politician, and historian.
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About grandfather Jack hancock; 1880 - 1928
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Elon Cook speaks genealogy truths to power!
Roots Tech 2014 As most people know by now, I am very passionate about genealogy. I think it is important for all people to understand where they came from and how that has effected who they have become. In the last few yea...
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+George Geder I must say that you often ruin my schedule! I will see a post or a link from you and, there goes a half hour (although it is time well-spent). Thanks for posting this link as I missed seeing the conversation originally. Read through the post and comments and added my thoughts. Thanks for always providing me with some "food for thought."
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This is a man to listen to....
Link to the talk here.As a TED Fellow, we get to give a talk about our work. Mine was posted on TED.com today and it captures the motivation of my research."What drove David Sengeh to create a more
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Gone and Almost Forgotten at Fairview Cemetery
Scores of people are forgotten here including my family.  All this brush will soon turn green making the markers you see now less visible.  Why has it remained so?  Is this how we honor those who have gone on before?  Presently this burden is bigger than th...
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African Ancestored Genealogy on the Internet
African Ancestored Genealogy on the Internet
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+George Geder, that would be AWESOME if "better fitting" software were available! i love the suggestions that you have for such software, especially the inclusion of blended families and LGBT relationships. i wonder if there would be some future computer science/programming student looking for a senior project that could help you out with this?
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On this date in 1924, we celebrate the dawn of the Harlem Renaissance.
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I think the starting date is subject to interpretation. However, the second paragraph makes a reasonable supposition.
The same would likely go for the 'Great Migration'. Pick a date from an educated guess, I would say.
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Genealogist, Family Historian, Writer & Speaker
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Genealogy, Blogging, Photography, Writing, Editor
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  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
    Branch President, 2013 - present
    Santa Fe, New Mexico Branch of the NAACP
  • Geder Genealogy
    Genealogy | Family History | Personal Memoirs | Oral History, 1977 - present
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Binghamton, New York - California - New York
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Expert Family Historian | Genealogist | Researcher | Writer | Speaker
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I will help You Tell Your Story.

I Will Write, edit, record your personal memoirs and oral history,
I Will Consult on your family history research,
I Will Keynote speak at your event.

I'm a strong advocate for having all cultures and family lifestyles being heard and represented in the genealogy community and beyond.

My family surnames include Geder/Geter/Jeter, Hancock, Stevenson, Melven/Melvin/Melville, Eubanks, Brayboy, Lenard/Leonard. 

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"Guided by the Ancestors"
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Evangelist for African Ancestored Genealogy
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  • S.U.N.Y. at Binghamton, NY
    Cinema; Sociology, 1969 - 1973
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