Using Timelines in Your Genealogy ResearchUsing Timelines in Your Genealogy

Here's a tip: Use timelines to solve problems in your genealogy research by comparing that of two or more people in your family tree. You may find some of their activities overlap and can fill in the blanks. You can also add in local and global events to gain insight into what was going on around them - and how that might lead to finding more records. Learn more and sign up at Family Tree University.

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In all those old photos, you probably have some of your ancestors' friends. If you know who they are, share them on Facebook or Instagram, or sites like so their descendants can find them.

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