Learn how to find your ancestors' Civil War, WWI and WW2 draft records—and the genealogical clues these old military records hold.
Itching to write your family history? Learn the pros and cons of the various methods for publishing your genealogy here.
Searching for immigrant ancestors? This article offers tips on tracking
down passenger lists to find when and where our relatives immigrated to
Research ancestors who immigrated via US Navy convoys
Learn the best way to search for your ancestors at the top websites for digitized newspapers. This article contains a Genealogy How-To Video demonstrating how to find and search free newspapers online.
Follow this guide to learn how to best use the David Rumsey map collection for your research. This article contains a Genealogy How-To Video demonstrating how to find free maps on the David Rumsey website.
Did your ancestors arrive before the 1820 advent of passenger lists? Don't assume they're untrackable—use these eight sources to find early immigrants' origins.