Church records include baptisms, marriage banns and more. Discover how to best research these valuable genealogy resources, as well as tips on delving into the records of specific religions.
Think you've hit a brick wall? Don't assume you're stuck yet! Use this rundown of record types (including church records) to guide you to others you may have missed.
Learn how church records can reveal immigrant ancestors' origins, provide mystery parents' names, stand in for missing birth records and more.
Q. My Lutheran ancestors settled in Chicago. Where should I look for information on old Lutheran churches there? A. Norwegians who arrived in Chica...