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Genealogy Tips

Thank you for visiting my website.  Although you may not have found any specific information to help you with your family tree, I do not want you to leave empty handed.  I have assembled many years of acquired knowledge that may help you with personal research.  Whether you are just starting out or have years of experience, there is always more to learn.  I am learning new things related to genealogy almost weekly.  Take the time to browse the areas that I have covered.  If you can take something home with you from your visit, please sign my guest book  and mention what you found.  Pass around what you found and invite a friend.  We all come from one basic family tree.  We just have to connected the branches.

The first link that I have gone into covers such area as Making Copies And Enlargements, Working with Slides, Care of Photos, and Label Your Photos.  I call this link...............

WORKING WITH PHOTOS

The second link that I have gone into covers such areas as Scanning Documents and Scanning Photos.  I call this link.......

USING YOUR SCANNER

The third link that I have gone into covers such areas that are out of the usual standard genealogy documents of birth certificates, marriage certificates, and death certificates.  These other areas of documentation are Church Records, Funeral Homes, Cemeteries, City Directories, Social Security Application Form SS5, Property Records, Members of Catholic Church Orders, and Surnames- A Changing Breed.  I call this link.......

OTHER DOCUMENTATION

The fourth link that I have gone into covers the idea of creating your first family history CD.  It details how and why I organize my personal research the way I do.  It also details how I actually created my family history CD.  Perhaps you may be able to draw some ideas from my experience.  I call this link........

PRODUCING A FAMILY CD

 

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