Genealogy for Beginners ~ by FamilySearch

Interest in genealogy is at an all time high.  Hundreds of thousands of people arefamilysearchlogo beginning to look for their own lineage as a result of being bitten by the genealogy ‘bug;.  

Most folks wonder where to start their research.  They usually have family stories and a collection of personal certificates and records, but where do they go from there?

FamilySearch loves to help new researchers as witnessed in the below six-part series, 5 Minute Genealogy.  

Sit back, turn the sound up and take a few notes while you watch and listen.  Follow the advice in the videos and you’ll soon be adding many names to your family tree.




Record What You Know


Learn from Family


Write It Down


Finding A Record From My Ancestor


Using Name Variations to Find a Record
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Family history research is a favored avenue of relaxation. It is a Sherlock-like activity that can continue almost anywhere at any time. By leveraging a lifetime involvement in technology, my research efforts have resulted in terabytes of ancestral data, earning me the moniker of Lineagekeeper. And yes - We are all related to Royalty.