David Dreyer

David Dreyer, resident genealogist at the Natchez Public Library and film commentator for Prince Among Slaves, continues as an adviser for Prince Among Slaves. Mr. Dreyer remains the foremost genealogical expert on Abdul Rahman’s family lineage. His lecture, which was delivered at the Natchez Public Library, is called “Piecing the Family Back Together: The Genealogy of Futa Jallon". In this talk, Dreyer uncovers his genealogical project on the Abdul Rahman family of Futa Jallon, and looks at the challenges, as well as the rewards, of understanding one’s own genealogy.