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Best Websites: Ancestry.com Card Catalog Walk-Through with Lisa Louise Cooke

By Family Tree Editors

In this episode of Best Websites, Lisa Louise Cooke walks us through Ancestry.com’s expansive card catalog and reveals how this resource can be used to find valuable records for free.


Best Genealogy Websites: Ancestry.com Card Catalog (00:18)

Ancestry.com is one of the world’s most popular genealogy websites. The card catalog at Ancestry.com can make it much easier to find records, even if you’re not a subscriber. The Card Catalog helps you determine whether Ancestry.com has a particular record you need, and then allows you to search that specific collection.

Resources Mentioned in This Episode:

Read Finding Collections with the Ancestry.com Card Catalog by Sunny Jane Morton in the January  / February 2023 issue of Family Tree Magazine.

How do you find more ancestor answers in the genealogy collections at Ancestry.com? Follow these tips to master the Ancestry.com Card Catalog.

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