How To Trace Your Family Tree
Wondering how to trace your family tree? Find genealogy how-to articles to successfully find your ancestors and build your family tree. Finding your ancestors does not have to overwhelming, but it does take time. Learning step by step is the key to successful genealogy research. Here at Are You My Cousin? you will learn:
- How to start your research the right way (Hint: It's with a plan!)
- How to progress your research forward
- How to find and use both common and uncommon genealogy records.
Find Extra Clues in an Ancestor’s Delayed Birth Certificate
Delayed birth certificates can be a treasure chest of genealogy clues for the researcher. Find "extra" supportive evidence of an ancestor's birth not found on the standard birth certificate.
How To Find Your Ancestor’s Death Date
Finding an ancestor's death date is one of the first things a family history researcher seeks out. Sometimes the search is not so straight forward and requires a look into a variety or records. Learn how and where to find an ancestor's date of death.
Are You Missing Important Genealogy Clues on Your Ancestor’s Death Certificate?
An ancestor’s death certificate provides a wealth of genealogical information. Learn what information you can expect to find on a death certificate. An ancestor’s death certificate is one of the first death records genealogy researchers seek out. After all, establishing birth, marriage and death dates is a good place to start your genealogy research. When you find that ancestor’s death certificate, are you finding all the genealogy clues that are presented? Or do you record the ancestor’s name, death date and place of death and then move on? As with any genealogical record, spend time with the document. We are going to explore the types of genealogy information and clues…
How to Create Your Genealogy Research Plan (& Why You Should!)
A genealogy research plan is crucial the success of finding your ancestors. Explore the 4 components of a research plan. It's not as hard as you think!