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Getting Started – or Re-started – With Your Family History – Sept 2014 Version

How do you get started? – 5 steps Identify known family information – write what you know – fill in as much of a pedigree chart as you can – check with relatives – has anyone done research on your … Continue reading

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Online Maps and Gazetteers

While many examples refer to the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, and USA the processes and similar tools are available for other countries (see the last section of this handout for more guidance) Why use maps and gazetteers?   They can … Continue reading

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Getting the most from LDS Family History Websites

Familysearch is the brand name for the Family History products provided by the LDS Church.  The website has been available for over 10 years.  All resources are available free of charge except rentals of microfilm where the fee covers … Continue reading

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