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Learn how to use Google Earth to tackle three common problems when it comes to finding your ancestors, and you'll find you can locate the homes of your ancestors (yes, even if it's now a parking lot!) and pinpoint a location in an old photo.
4/21/2017
See how our genealogy expert used old maps and city directories to trace the history of a 19th-century home—even though the street name, address, and city and county had all changed over time.
4/18/2017
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Q. What happened to the 1890 US census?
4/14/2017
See the ethnic makeup of your ancestor's community with ethnographic maps, like this one of Manhattan in 1890.
4/14/2017
Find your family's church records, and you'll be counting your genealogical blessings. These six steps will help you uncover the ancestral revelations in religious documents.
4/10/2017
Many Irish records have been lost to fire and time, but a crucial group survives: civil registrations. Learn how to find and use these official records of your ancestors’ births, marriages and deaths. .SwiftPreview55612{width: auto;height: auto;display: block;position: static;background-color: transparent;border: 0;margin: 0;padding: 0;overflow: hidden;visibility: visible;}.SwiftPreviewImg55612{width: auto;height: auto;display: inline;position: static;background-color:...
4/8/2017
Many Irish records have been lost to fire and time, but a crucial group survives: civil registrations. Learn about how the Irish Civil Registration system came to be.
4/8/2017
See how comparing genealogy records and maps from similar time periods can help you research your ancestors.
4/8/2017
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Church records can reveal immigrant ancestors' origins, provide mystery parents' names, stand in for missing birth records and more. Our guide will help you find church registers, baptism and marriage records, and more.
4/4/2017
Create and organize a family archive of heirlooms generations will cherish.
3/24/2017
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