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Do your relatives whisper about American Indian heritage, a black sheep ancestor or a link to a famous person? Our 10 genealogy research tips will help you investigate family stories and find out whether they're true.
Use these tools to keep your genealogy research on track and in line with the Genealogical Proof Standard.
Hit the online road with this travel guide of starter tips and sites guaranteed to rev up your ancestral search.
Not sure where to begin your genealogy search? Follow this sure-fire checklist.
Not quite sure how or where to start your genealogical research?
Follow these 10 easy tips for using Ancestry.com to get on course fast.
Check out Family Tree Magazine's Genealogy Conferences and Events Calendar for information about local, regional and national genealogy conferences.
Bring your ancestors to life with a visit to a living history museum. Here’s your planning guide.
Unlock genealogy clues all year long. Each week, look for one of these 52 key family history sources that can turn up in the most surprising spots.
Pinterest, the latest internet addiction, has genealogists everywhere sharing photos, records and research inspiration via online bulletin boards. Here’s how you can get in on the action.
Start building your genealogy how-to library with these 10 books.