Unofficial guide to how to find your family history on the #1 genealogy website

Discover the secrets to success! This book will help you get the most out of your subscription by showing you how to take advantage of what the world's biggest genealogy website has to offer--and how to find answers to your family tree questions within its billions of...

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Main Author: Hendrickson, Nancy, 1947- (Author)
Other Authors: Koch, Andrew (Editor)
Format: Books Print Book
Language: English
Published: Cincinnati, Ohio : Family Tree Books, [2018]
Edition: Second edition /
Table of Contents:
  • Part one: Getting started with Learning the basics ; Using family trees ; Mastering search and the card catalog
  • Part two: Digging into records on Making the most of census records and voter lists ; Delving into birth, marriage, and death records ; Working with military records ; Using immigration and travel records ; Digging into newspapers, publications, and maps ; Searching stories, memories, histories, and pictures ; Making the most of schools, directories, and church histories ; Using the wills, probates, land, tax and criminal category
  • Part three: Uncovering ancestors with Ancestry DNA. Interpreting your DNA results ; Connecting with others ; Applying DNA to your research
  • Part four: Diving deeper into Collaborating with other users ; Branching out with and fold3.