Research Plan Worksheet

Research Plan Worksheet

Use this worksheet to help your research strategy.

Creating a research plan is one of our 101 ways to become a better researcher (see 101 Genealogy Tips for Self-Improvement). Use this worksheet to set up your strategy for solving genealogical problems. See a sample plan at familytreemagazine.com/article/sample-research-plan.
 
Objective:
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Working hypothesis:
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Research strategy (specify records to check):
 
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Notes:

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From the February 2012 issue of Family Tree Magazine

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