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Read Our Genealogy Tips, Hints and 101 Topics for Beginners

Our website has a collection of tips, hints and how to do all things genealogy along with a number of topics designed to help beginners get started in their study of genealogy. Below is a list of articles in both categories. We encourage you to check out these resources to aid you in your research. Note that this may not be a comprehensive list as other information may be found under these headings.

We also encourage you to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. any additional tip and hints that we may have missed.

Genealogy Tips & Hints

100+ Internet Search Queries for Genealogists
15 Ways to find death information
20 Do's and Don'ts of DNA
50 Free Genealogy Website
Ancestry Adds Wills & Probate Records
Ancestry YouTube Channel Tour
Are You New to Genealogy?
Best Ways to Scan a Document Using Your Phone or Tablet
Choosing a Genealogy Software Program
Chronicling America Newspaper Collection
Digitized Genealogy and Family History Publications Available Online
Eastman - Google Power Search
Family Tree Analyzer
FamilySearch Regional Facebook Research Groups
Free Genealogist’s Toolkit
Free State Research Guides from Ancestry
Genealogy Made Easy Podcast
General Helps
Glossary of Genealogical Terms
How to Find a Revolutionary War Patriot
How to Use FamilySearch.org
Introduction to DNA for Genealogy
Learn More About DNA Testing
Meaning and Origin of Surnames
Measuring America Census Guide
Metadata for Digital Images
Microsoft Office Lens Tip
Microsoft OneNote Tips
My Experience with DNA for Genealogy
Newspaper Archive Spreadsheets
Next 10 Ways to be a Better Ancestor Notes
Online Courses
Researching Your African American Ancestors
Sanborn Maps
Searching Google
That Online Tree is NOT a Source!
The Family History Guide is Now Available Online
Two Website to Help You Use Your Digital Devices
Using a Genealogy Program
Where to Donate Records to Make Them Available to Everyone
Why YOU Should Join a Facebook Genealogy Group
Windows 10 Released

Genealogy 101 Topics

Aferican American Research
Are You New to Genealogy?
Choosing a Genealogy Software Program
Getting Started in Genealogy
Learn More About DNA Testing
Measuring America Census Guide
Online Courses
Researching Your African American Ancestors
Two Website to Help You Use Your Digital Devices
Using a Genealogy Program
Why YOU Should Join a Facebook Genealogy Group