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I - Getting Started

    Home Sources


    Recording Information

    Citing Resources

II - Using Online Resources

      Online Databases

      Search Engines


III - Gathering Key Records

      Vital Records

      Federal Census Records

IV - Exploring Further

      Probate Records

      Church Records

      Military Records


V - Sharing Information

      Discussion Lists

      Message Boards

      Software Programs

 VI - Quiz


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5-Generation Ancestor Chart

4-Generation Ancestor Chart

Family Group Sheet

Birth Date Calculator

Town to County Database


Test Your Knowledge

4.   When researching a common name, the most effective strategy
      for finding information using Google is to:

   Your Answer:   type the husband's name in the search box.

   The correct answer:  enclose the husband's name and the wife's name in
                                  double quotes.

   To narrow results when searching for common names with Google, treat
   the names as phrases by enclosing them in double quotes.
   By including both spouses' names, you will move the relevant results
   to the top of the list.

To answer the following question, you will need to use the
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5.   The cost of ordering a death certificate by mail for an ancestor
      who died on 18 Oct 1912 in the State of Texas is:

    $ 10.00

    $ 15.00

    $ 20.00

    $ 25.00

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