This May be the Fastest Way Ever to Scan Old Family Photos, and it's Free | Family History Daily
By Jodi Bash The digital age of photos gives us so much to be thankful for. Photos can be edited, shared, deleted, and ordered in a frame at the touch of
Ancestry for Free: Genealogy Research Sites That Don't Cost a Dime | Family History Daily
Can you really research your ancestry for free? Yes you can! Most seasoned genealogists know that there are an ever growing number of free family history
United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865
Index of soldiers who served in the Civil War, 1861-1865 culled from 6.3 million soldier records in the General Index Cards to the Compiled Military Service Records in the National Archives. This index was a joint project of the U.S. National Park Service, the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS), and the Genealogical Society of Utah (GSU). Each record provides the full name, regiment, whether Union or Confederate, the company, the soldier's rank, sometimes alternate names, the NARA…
How to Find and Use Hidden Clues in Obituaries — Heritage Discovered
Obituaries are genealogy gold dust. You can learn key details about their life. Here’s how to find obituaries and how to use the clues in them.
Why and How to Use Pinterest for Genealogy Research
From tracking down useful information, to organizing your research, to sharing it with your family and friends - Pinterest just might be the genealogy research tool you've been missing.
Free Genealogy Research Sites for Every Single U.S. State
Digital documents form the backbone of modern genealogy research. The hardest part remains, however, in finding free resources. Luckily, many U.S. states have put a good deal of effort into making their records freely accessible online
Ancestry Has Thousands of Browse-Only Records You Can't Find With a Search
Many people are unaware of the fact that not all of Ancestry's records show up in search. Ignoring these browse-only collections is a huge mistake, however, since they could contain valuable information about your ancestors.
A Complete Tutorial on Genealogy Organization | The Sunburned Penguin
If you are anything like me, you have binders and file folders full of records, memorabilia, research, etc. on the many branches of your family tree.
How to Unlock Ancestry's Hidden Genealogy Research Records
Ancestry.com offers a mindblowing array of genealogy records, but you might be surprised to learn that not all of those records show up in a normal search.
How to Use a MyHeritage DNA Test for Genealogy: A Full Review
MyHeritage DNA has built one of the best systems for combining your genetic results with your genealogy research. Find out how it works in our review.
Don't Confuse Two People With The Same Name in Genealogy
Recently I have been searching diligently for my husband’s German ancestors and I've run into that age-old genealogy problem - how do I distinguish between two unrelated people who have the same name, similar ages and live near each other? Or two people from the same family with the same name? Recently I have been searching diligently for my husband’s German ancestors and I've run into that age-old genealogy problem - how do I distinguish between two unrelated people who have the same name…
10 Free Genealogy Sites: A Handy Infographic | Family History Daily
10 Free Genealogy Sites Please note: StoryWorth (#8 on the graphic below) is only free for the first month. It's included because it is such a unique and helpful service, and because they do not ask for a credit card to be placed on file to take advantage of the free time.
Download Your Ancestry Family Tree in 4 Easy Steps
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How a Family Group Sheet Can Help You Find Your Ancestors
This one free genealogy printable will change the way you research your family tree forever. Learn how to organize your genealogy research with this form, and discover the power of family history printables, templates and worksheets! #genealogy #genealogyprintables