Research Strategies Articles
Don’t bark up your family tree in futility. Try these nine
old-school strategies to break through your brick walls.
A busy schedule can thwart family tree research, but these 23 tips will help you be smarter about your time.
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 your manuscript hunt by using these key online archival portals to check for manuscripts in Canada, Great Britain and the United States.
The Bureau of Land Management’s General Office has digitized more than 5 million land patents and made them searchable. This edition of Document Detective will help you survey the land of patents for your genealogical benefit.
Use these eight genealogy resources to help your Latin American family tree research along.
Read a brief first-hand account of a prison for females in the 1800s.
Elizabeth Shown Mills talks genealogy books, brick walls and DNA tests.
From relationships to relocations, land deeds have the dirt on your family. Discover how to use property records to solve 10 genealogy puzzles.