August 2010 Articles
As the historic immigration station at Angel Island marks its 100th anniversary, much of its past has come to light. Here’s how to find your family’s hidden part of that story.
Don’t let your family history wind up in a dumpster or shredder. Glean critical ancestral information from these six genealogy sources—before they disappear.
Not hitting the road this summer? Follow these four time travel tips to do round-the-world research from the comfort of home.
Use these tools to travel to your ancestors' era and locale—all from the comforts of home.
Log on and tune in to these four sources for informative and entertaining genealogy videos.
Tales from the lighter side of family history.
Without these folks, priceless historical records would've been lost.
Follow these step-by-step secrets to searching the Ellis Island passenger database.
We'll show you how to make the most of Ellis Island's free online passenger search to discover your immigrant ancestors.
Your ancestors didn't have a Martha Stewart or Betty Crocker to guide the way in the kitchen. Read on to discover the history of cookbooks.