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Trace your family's paths, find your ancestors' homes and explore the old country.
7/23/2014
Digging into the city's multicultural roots can be both a challenge and a fiesta -- these tips and resources will get you started.
6/14/2011
Perplexed by patents and plats? Confused by claims? Survey our beginner's guide to land records. This article includes a short Genealogy How-To Video on how to map your ancestor's property with the Bureau of Land Management's General Land Office website.
2/23/2015
With 2 million General Land Office patents to mine, the Bureau of Land Management's Web site is an El Dorado for public land records.
7/31/2014
If your ancestral home is old enough or architecturally noteworthy, someone might've already researched its history.
9/1/2008
If your ancestors' walls could talk, what would they say? Find out with our guide to researching the places your family called home.
9/1/2008
These resources will help you research the places your family called home.
9/1/2008
Pinpointing the county in which your family lived during a given year is easy, thanks to the Newberry Library's Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
6/14/2011
Whether your ancestors lived in a state-land or public-land state affects the land records you'll look for. Learn which states fall into which category.
8/22/2014
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