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Resources for genealogical research of adoptions.
8/7/2014
For the 32 million Americans whose families have been touched by adoption, even the immediate past can be a puzzle. Here's how to start finding your family tree when your roots are a secret.
7/30/2014
Did your ancestor ride an "orphan train" from the big city to a foster home in the country? Get on board to trace the roots of orphan train riders from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
7/30/2014
Should you trace biological family or adoptive family?
8/22/2011
US research is the focus of this episode, with the best websites for state research and the Washington State Digital Archive. Plus: tips for using US vital records from Family Tree University, news from FamilySearch and tips for organizing your heirlooms.
11/12/2010
How to search for genealogical records when you're adopted.
2/1/2007
If an adopted or orphaned ancestor is impeding your research progress, use these 11 strategies to foster new family tree finds.
2/1/2007
Advice on obtaining records of an ancestral adoption.
4/1/2004
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