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Free Family History “Stuff” Keep or Toss Check...
You don't have to keep all the papers, photos and other "stuff" you inherited from Grandma's attic. Our checklist will help you decide what to keep and toss.
Free Courthouse Records Checklist
Take this list of records on your courthouse research trips—they represent just a sampling of what you might find.
Free “Treasure Tale” Heirloom Provenance Writi...
Use these free forms to write provenances of your family artifacts. All you need is a bit of time and your knowledge of the heirloom.
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Genealogy Brick Wall Busters Free eBook
Stuck in your genealogy research? In this free ebook, our experts show you ways to overcome some typical (but still frustrating) research challenges.
Trace Your African American Ancestry Free eBook
African American Genealogy, eBooks
Ready to start discovering your African-American family history? Download this 40-page E-book, packed with 6 articles of search strategies.
Trace Your Native American Ancestry Free eBook
eBooks, Native American Genealogy
Many families have handed-down stories about American Indian ancestors. Learn how to Trace Your Native American ancestry with this free eBook download.
Family Tree Podcast See All
Genealogy and Spirituality — An Interview with Author Lori...
Do you feel a spiritual connection to your ancestors? In this episode, our host Lisa Louise Cooke interviews author Lori Erickson about the connection betwe...
Our Ancestors’ Psychology: An Interview with Author ...
In this episode of the Family Tree Podcast, Lisa interviews author Helen Parker-Drabble about how so-called "modern" mental health problems like anxiety or ...
Shining a Spotlight on Marriage Records: Episode 151
At Family Tree Magazine we like to shine a light on the most important sources for your genealogical research, and marriage records rank right up there at t...