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How to Find and Understand Catholic Church Records in Mexico
Take your Mexican family history way back to the 1500s with this guide to Catholic Church records in Mexico, many available on FamilySearch.
How to Use Geneanet
French Genealogy, Websites
Genenet claims to be the largest European genealogy website. Here's an overview of its family trees and other helpful features.
How to Find and Use Italian Civil Records for Genealogy
Civil records are essential to tracing Italian roots. Learn how to locate and use records throughout different eras to find your Italian ancestors.
German Language and Script Guide for Genealogists
If you can arm yourself with a basic vocabulary of a few dozen words, you'll be able to read many of the genealogical records that are written in German.
The Origins of Filipino Surnames
Filipino Genealogy, Surnames
Learn where Filipino surnames came from, some of their meanings, and how you can research your own Filipino last name.
Genealogy Q&A: Researching Native American Ancestors
Native American Genealogy
Are you trying to confirm or research Native American ancestors? Our genealogy experts answer your toughest research questions.