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Cemetery Research

December 15, 2017 editor 0

Visiting a cemetery is a very in-person and hands-on way of collecting family history information. You can find graveyards with your ancestors and other family […]

Basics of Vital Records

February 9, 2013 editor 0

Vital records are the absolute cornerstone to any genealogy research so you really need to have a good understanding of these documents and what you […]

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Census Records

February 7, 2013 editor 0

Census records are a valuable and unique form of genealogy resource and its certain that you’ll be using them at some point in your research. […]

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Old Newspaper Resources

February 2, 2013 editor 0

In this age of digital archives and online databases, its easy to forget the old-school sources like print newspapers. But you really should take advantage […]

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The Complete Peerage

January 11, 2013 editor 0

My latest addition to my genealogy library of resources has been a CD copy of”The Complete Peerage”, compiled by G.E. Cokayne. It was originally a […]

American National Archvies for genealogy research

The National Archives

January 6, 2013 editor 0

When doing any genealogy research in the United States, you will undoubtedly end up finding some sources in the National Archives.  It’s one of the […]

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Lineage Societies

December 27, 2012 editor 0

Most genealogists will come across the term “lineage society” at some point in their research, and it can help to understand what they’re all about. […]

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Criminal Records

December 26, 2012 editor 0

Everyone who studies genealogy is always on the look-out for that next notable person they discover in their family tree. Someone famous or even just […]

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Latter Day Saints Genealogy

December 25, 2012 editor 0

If you have been doing online genealogy research for any length of time, you are surely stumbled across the various resources belonging to the Church […]

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The Dawes Rolls

December 24, 2012 editor 0

If you are doing any research into Native American ancestry, you’ll want to get familiar with the Dawes Rolls. They are known as the Dawes […]