Courthouse Records: 6 Genealogy Finds You Can Only Make in Person Video Download

Find the Courthouse Records that Aren't Online


More and more, courthouse records can be found online in databases such as Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org. However, not all of these collections are accessible, and in this video presentation, you'll learn about the research you'll need to do in person.


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The files, volumes, calendars, minutes, and indexes we find in courthouse records contain vital family history details. Divorces, adoptions, land and tax disputes, inheritance issues, minor/major illegal activities, and business dealings are just some of what might be found. They include birth, death, marriage, and probate records, but go far beyond these. This presentation focuses on just six areas of records that often require a trip to the ancestral courthouse.

In this presentation, you'll learn about:

  • Divorces
  • Guardianships
  • Deeds
  • Tax records
  • Military discharges
  • Miscellaneous records

About the presenter

Paula is a long-time course coordinator and instructor for the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy and the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh. Her lecturing experience includes the National Genealogical Society and Federation of Genealogical Societies conferences, SCGS Jamboree, and seminars in many states and Canada. Paula has written for FGS FORUM, NGS Magazine, Family Tree Magazine, and other publications. Paula focuses on unusual resources, manuscripts, methodology and records analysis, as well as Midwestern and Native American genealogy research.

As soon as you purchase the video, you'll receive a downloadable.zip file containing two files: one, the full video presentation, plus a copy of the slide deck for you to reference quickly and follow along.

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SKU R9815
Product Type Video Download
Runtime 34 minues
File Type ZIP
Author/Speaker/Editor Paula Stuart-Warren
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