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Find ancestors online faster and easier with these genealogy research tech tools.
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Unsure how to include an open adoption, surrogate child or same-sex marriage in your software or online tree? Our guide to charting today's families will show you how.
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Sorting through the terminology to describe all the relationships on our family trees can leave us baffled. Read on to sort out your in-laws from your ex-aunts.
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In this month's episode, wrap up the year with Lisa Louise Cooke and her tips on using the cloud to back up your genealogy research online.
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Building a family website isn't difficult, especially with these five tips to get you started.
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Get the best genealogy research tips and tools for searching your family's last names - from how to handle common surnames to making use of geographical data, and more!
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Uncover the clues in historical records. This issue: Declaration of Intention
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It's not all rainbows and unicorns out there: Even the happy world of family history has its villains. The mere mention of these bad guys gets genealogists' blood boiling.
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Get several genealogy tips for researching those hard-to-find ancestors with this month's podcast. Host Lisa Louise Cooke talks with David Fryxell, James M. Beidler, and the editors at Family Tree about researching your ancestors in newspaper archives, finding missing people in the census, analyzing your evidence to find gaps in your research, and other strategies for uncovering those sneaky ancestors.
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How to record a child born out of wedlock on your family tree.
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