Maps

Put your research—and your ancestors’ lives—in geographical context with the help of Family Tree Magazine’s exclusive maps.

Here’s a list of the cheat sheets currently available in this category. Check back often as we’ll continue to add new ones.



US Migration Map
Learn how your ancestors got from point A to point B: Studying migration routes can help you track your family and guide your research. This map highlights the most popular routes American migrants used.

Ethnic German Areas of Europe
Your German-speaking ancestors might not have come from Germany proper—German "enclaves" are scattered across Europe. See the different groups and the regions where they settled.
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Genealogist's Google Earth Premium Collection

With the free online program Google Earth, you can follow your forebears across the planet from the comfort of your personal computer.

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