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  • Genealogy Pedigree Chart
    By on July 13th, 2009 | 2 Comments2 Comments Comments
    Start out by placing your name on the left hand side of a page. Put the number 1 underneath your name. Up and to the right of your name, place the name of your dad with the number 2 under his name. Far below your dad’s name place the name of your mom with the number 3 under it. You should have something like the following. YOU….. You...
  • Mothers Day 2009–Learning About Moms
    By on May 4th, 2009 | 1 Comment1 Comment Comments
    Its interesting to go through the bios of the earlier pioneer women, but until you actively add up everything that you’ve got in their bio’s, you don’t have a full picture of their life, and the things they went through. Women of the early pioneer era are mentioned only as mothers, wives or something along t hose lines, not as t...
  • Video: How To Create Your Family Tree
    By on August 2nd, 2008 | 1 Comment1 Comment Comments
    What is a Family Tree? How do I make one? Why do I need one? What does it include? Where do I start? My family aren’t from the UK, what do I do? I do not have correct dates? Why should I start from the paternal side of my family tree? I can only trace from the maternal side of my family, how do I do this? Will I have to combine both paternal...
  • Video: How To Interview Family Members
    By on August 2nd, 2008 | No Comments Comments
    What is the best way to get family members to take part? I’m not sure what questions I should ask? How long should interviews take? Should I interview everyone? What is the best time to interview a family member? What is the best way of recording the interview handwritten, electronically or digitally? Any tips on interviewing people? What if...
  • Video: How To Use Parish Registers For Your Genealogy...
    By on August 2nd, 2008 | No Comments Comments
    What are Parish Registers? Where might I find Parish Registers? What are indexes? Can I obtain copies of Parish Registers? How do I interpret Parish Registers? How can Parish Registers help me? What are non-conformist chapel registers? Where would I find non-conformist registers? Can I use both parish and non-conformist registers? Are there regist...
  • Video: How To Research Old Documents
    By on August 2nd, 2008 | 1 Comment1 Comment Comments
    What are the most common problems when reading old documents? Where can I go for help if the documents are in Latin? Are the dates and words important? How can I correctly interpret my findings? How do I trace old documents? What are your tips for handling old documents? Where can I go for help? Is there a manual that can help me decipher these wo...
  • Video: How To Search For Ancestors By Using The Censu...
    By on August 2nd, 2008 | No Comments Comments
    What is the Census? How do I use the Census? Where do I get a copy of the sentence from? Does the Census hold information across the whole of the UK? What dates does the Census cover? How will the Census help me? How do I search for my ancestors? How are search results displayed? Why do I see duplicate listings of the same ancestor? How do I narro...
  • Video: How To Read Genetic Genealogy Results (DNA)
    By on August 1st, 2008 | No Comments Comments
    How are the results delivered? What do I do now? Will the result be exactly the same for each member of my family? Will the test determine my geographic origin? What will a paternal deep ancestral ethnic origin reveal? Can you start with female members of my family? ...
  • Video: How To Give Genealogical DNA Test
    By on August 1st, 2008 | No Comments Comments
    How do I give DNA? Is giving DNA painful? How much does it cost? Where can I get a test done? Who carries out the test? ...
  • Video: The Definition Of Genetic Genealogy (DNA)
    By on August 1st, 2008 | No Comments Comments
    What is genetic genealogy? How does DNA help when trying to trace your family history? Who invented it? Why do you think we need it? What are its specific uses? What is the most common use of genetic Genealogy? Is there a governing body of genetic Genealogy? What does the future hold for genetic Genealogy? ...

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