Family Tree Abbreviations used in Family History Research
As you conduct family history research, you are sure to discover many family tree abbreviations in transcripts of Parish Registers, other transcripts, indexes and genealogy books
Organizing History One Year at a Time - Hobbies on a Budget
If you are researching your family history, you need to stay organized. Here are some tips for staying organized one year at a time.
Family History Binder – Part 6 – Documents
This is the sixth and final post of my Family History Binder series. Click here to go back to part one. In each section of my binder, I placed copies of every document I had about each individual i…
Family History Binder – Part 3 – Dividers
This is the third post in my Family History Binder series. Click here to go back to part 1. My family history binder is broken into 16 sections. The dividers I used are the Avery Clear Pocket Label…
Family History Binder -Part 4 – Photos
This is the fourth post in my Family History Binder series. Click here to go back to part 1. The first divider in my family history binder is labeled “maps, photos, etc”. I had ori…
Tips for Organizing Genealogy Research - Root To Branches
Tired of not being able to find your documents and photos? These genealogy organization research tips can help you find the right artifact every time.
Free Family Tree Template
Download a free printable Family Tree Template for Excel or Google Sheets that shows 6 generations on a single page. This is great for genealogy projects. It was inspired by the family tree view on ancestry.com and familysearch.org, and makes efficient use of the space on the left of the page. Design by Vertex42.com.
Find Your Canadian Ancestors -
Want to do Canadian genealogy research but don't know where to start. Check out the list of my favorite (and most used) Canadian resources. #genealogy #canada
Family History Binder
I have been doing my family history research from time to time. I still have so much information to gather but that fact does not discourage me but i…
Birth is said to be the milestones of our lives. Therefore, a Birth Record is the foundation of any family history and perhaps one of the best records worth searching for. It is also included in the categories of public records that are very-well searched by everyone for many reasons. Public Birth Records are common ... » Learn More about Birth Records
Chronicling America: Find Your Ancestors in These Free Old Newspapers
Chronicling America offers more than 10 million free newspaper pages online. Here's how to use this collection in your genealogy research.
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.
Patriot Games: How to Find Revolutionary War Ancestors
Did your family fight in the American Revolutionary War? Learn about your Revolutionary War genealogy with these expert tips.