I - Getting Started
II - Using Online Resources
III - Gathering Key Records
Federal Census Records
IV - Exploring Further
V - Sharing Information
VI - Quiz
Home Sources Checklist
5-Generation Ancestor Chart
4-Generation Ancestor Chart
Family Group Sheet
Birth Date Calculator
Town to County Database
Test Your Knowledge
1. The Family Group Sheet is a useful tool for:
researching home sources.
The correct answer: collecting information on a nuclear family.
The Home Sources Checklist assists in researching home sources.
The Family Group Sheet focuses on the parents and children in a family.
2. The Social Security Death Index is a valuable database for genealogical information because:
every American who obtained a Social Security card is included.
it provides the Social Security number for each person in the database which enables you to order a copy of the individual's SS-5 application.
it provides the birth date and birth location for each person.
it serves as a valid substitute for a death certificate.
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