Follow along as our online genealogy expert works the web to research where an immigrant ancestor originated.
Learn the best way to search for your ancestors at the top websites for digitized newspapers.
Learn where to find digitized books and the best search strategies for finding genealogy information in them.
How to sort out ancestors ages as reported on the US census.
Whether your ancestors lived in a state-land or public-land state affects the land records you'll look for. Learn which states fall into which category.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' (LDS) genealogy arm, Family-Search, has microfilmed millions of records and books from all over the globe. Use this tutorial to learn how to order the microfilms.