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Getting Started with Genealogy

Getting Started with Genealogy

No matter what challenges you may come across, never lose sight of your research goals.

Where to Start Tracing Origins

Where to Start Tracing Origins

Tracing origins can challenging. Luckily, there are plenty of resources to help.

Connecting to Royalty

Connecting to Royalty

While rumors of royal connections often run rampant, there are valid connections.

Tracking Overseas Connections

Tracking Overseas Connections

Tracing origins can challenging. Luckily, there are plenty of resources to help.

Slave Ancestral Research

Slave Ancestral Research

African American genealogy research typically encounters the 1870 brick wall.

Researching Free People of Color

Researching Free People of Color

Free persons of color were enumerated in the U.S. Federal Census prior to emancipation.

Newspaper Research

Newspaper Research

Newspapers offer a fascinating look into the lives of your ancestors.

Using Court Records

Using Court Records

Probate records often include wills, inventories, accounts, bonds, etc.

Italian Genealogy 101

Italian Genealogy 101

Before you run off to beautiful Italy, first do some homework.

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African Americans on the Federal Census

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