This award-winning public television series will transport you directly to New England! Cheat Sheet


Find your ancestors on, the largest free genealogy website. This detailed guide provides tips and strategies for how to use to find genealogy records from across the world.


Find your ancestors on the web’s largest free genealogy website! has published billions of records from across the world, and this guide is your gateway to discovering your family. With this eight-page cheat sheet download, you’ll become a FamilySearch power user with this guide’s:


  • Tips and techniques for using the website to its full potential, including suggestions on how to search for your ancestors
  • Detailed step-by-step guides for searching and browsing records collections, plus how to view records and save them to the FamilySearch Family Tree
  • List of’s major record collections
  • Information on the FamilySearch Wiki, a free and useful resource offered by that will help you discover records collections

Once you download the Cheat Sheet, you’ll need a PDF reader, such as the free Adobe Reader software, to open it. Adobe Reader is available for both Macs and Windows computers.

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