FROM THE FAMILY TREE SHOP
15 Tips for Preserving Heirlooms
In this article we review the best heirloom advice, new and old, ever published by Family Tree Magazine.
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1820 Census Records Research Guide
Researching 1820 census records? Learn everything you need to know to find your ancestors in the 1820 census.
The Origins of Filipino Surnames
Filipino Genealogy, Names
Learn where Filipino surnames came from, some of their meanings, and how you can research your own Filipino last name.
Great-uncle, or grand-uncle? Here’s one perspective on the avuncular controversy.READ MORE
If you’re looking for the perfect gift, skip the shops and get out your family records. Share your glad tidings with these DIY family history book projects.READ MORE
Deciding where you want to store your family tree, whether online or via software, can be a tough choice. Here, we’ll provide you with the tools to determine which online tree or family history software is best for you!READ MORE
Should you hang up your family coat of arms – or show it off? We’ll untangle the myths of heraldry and help you start discovering your armigerous ancestry.READ MORE
Sometimes it’s a good thing when your roots are showing! We’ve rounded up the tools available to help you create a printed family tree poster to share.READ MORE
Looking for ideas for planning family reunion? Follow these 10 steps to a fun reunion for the whole family.READ MORE
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Researching Indentured Servant Ancestors: Episode 149
In this episode, join our host Lisa Louise Cooke and her guests as they discuss strategies for researching indentured servants, websites for Jewish genealog...
Explore Your Family History at the Allen County Library Ge...
This month's podcast features an in-depth look at the vast genealogy resources available at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Libraria...
There is a lot of misinformation and half-truths floating around about taking a DNA test. Before you spit or swab, discover the truth behind 6 common genetic genealogy myths and figure out how DNA testing really fits into your family tree search.READ MORE
FIND YOUR ANCESTORS FOR FREE
These six genealogy “dream jobs” take your love of research and turn it in to a profession.READ MORE
Yes, you still can use your DNA matches even if there’s no tree or genealogy information attached. Here are six ways to make no-tree matches work for you.READ MORE
WRITE YOUR FAMILY HISTORY
The results are in! Learn which titles our readers selected as the best genealogy books.READ MORE