Genealogy Resources

Knowing the genealogy resources to use for your specific research project will make you you a more efficient and successful researcher.

You are getting started in the search for your ancestors and beginning to wonder, “Which genealogy resources do I need?”  Well, that’s why I’m here.

A large variety of genealogy resources ranging from general to specific  are available to you.  Resources might be one of the big genealogy databases. Or vital records found at the county government level. Or private collection papers. Or….. you get the idea.

Taking the time to learn what type of resources are available to you for your specific research project will make you a more efficient and successful researcher.

If you need someone to help you determine your best resources, I can help. CLICK here to check out my genealogy consultation services.  The links below will also help you explore available resources.

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How To Find Your Hidden American Ancestors in British Records

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A Baker’s Dozen of Free Genealogy Websites! Are You Missing These?

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Explore Your Culinary Heritage During Your Genealogy Tour

Discovering your culinary heritage provides insight into your ancestors’ lives and ethnic background. Find out what your ancestors ate. Food is a big part of our culture and heritage. Food unites us, and foods bond us. We may gather around a table as a family or we simply prepare and eat foods tradionally made in …

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