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.

 

Find-a-record

 

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.