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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.
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How, exactly, are you related to the child of your great-great-grandmother’s sister’s son? We’ll explain the steps to calculating cousinhood.
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Confused by the complications of copyright when it comes to your genealogy research? Get the answers you need here.
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Historical societies are troves of local genealogical information. These online directories will help you find one in your ancestors' area.
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Start building your genealogy reference library with these 10 great family history reads.
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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. This article includes a short Genealogy How-To Video about why errors occur on Ancestry.com and how to correct them.
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There's a simple key to organizing your genealogy research without losing your mind or feeling overwhelmed.
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You've got questions about removed cousins and second (or further) cousins. Our experts have the answers.
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Sharpen your genealogy vocab with these 28 terms you'll find during research.
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Get your genealogy research on track by using this model to create your own plan of attack.
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