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Family Reunion Guest Register

The Geneosity Family Reunion Guest register is a genealogy-friendly form that is ready to print.  Guests to your reunion will be invited to provide their … Read more

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Three Generation Pedigree Chart

Below you’ll find our copy the the basic three-generation pedigree chart used in documenting members of your family tree.  This form is useful for any … Read more

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Genealogy Interview Form

One of the most effective ways to get genealogy information is by interviewing your family members. Unfortunately, we often chat with them without taking notes. … Read more

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Tidbits: Don’t Neglect The Neighboring Record

Don’t Neglect The Neighboring Genealogical Record, 2nd edition.  Updated 2017 Something that happens often is that while researching your family tree you find yourself looking … Read more

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I’ve Hit a Brick Wall… Now What?

Brick Walls in Genealogy and Family Tree research, 2nd edition.  Updated 2019 It happens to everyone. You’re chugging along, having a fantastic time learning about … Read more

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The Best Free Genealogy Websites and Online Resources

“Ouch! That genealogy website subscription is really expensive! Do I really want to pay that just to find out where great-grandpa came from?” If you are … Read more

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Citing a Genealogy Source

Now that you know the importance of documenting where you’ve gotten the information used in your family tree, let’s take a look at what goes … Read more

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Dig Up Your Past for Free Using FindaGrave.com

One of the best free resources for finding burial records, obituaries, and more is FindAGrave.com. The entries come from predominantly North American cemeteries, but there … Read more

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Using Search Engines and Social Media for Family Research

When you think, “I’d really like to do some genealogy research today,” what comes to mind first? If you’re like most people, you probably thought … Read more

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Next-level Hints for Using Census Records

You’re pretty well-versed in the basics of using census records to help you in your genealogy research. You are ready to take it to the … Read more

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Census Records: A Wealth of Information

Census records can really be a great source of information.  If you’ve never reviewed a census record, here is what you should know: Names of … Read more

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Beginners Tips for Creating an Online Family Tree

Once you’ve started your research process, you’ll find that you want a way to keep everything together and nicely organized. You may even find that … Read more