To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:. Ecclesiastes 3:1. This is the Season. For Family History. An Overview. Presented by:. DeAnne Shelley. Lesson 1:. How to Accomplish Your Original Research. Lesson 2:. Organization of Your Research Notebook.
To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:
This is the Season
How to Accomplish Your Original Research
Organization of Your Research Notebook
There are two types of records:
Family history already compiled by others
Family history done by you in original records
Strengths of Previous Research
Weaknesses of Previous Research
Original Records -
Plowing new ground. There are many kinds of original records.
Checking What Has Already Been Completed
How to do Family History on the Internet
Locating My Family using Census Records
Using the Handybook and FHLC
Vital or Civil Records
Land and Tax Records
Probate and Court Records
Emigration, Immigration and Naturalization Records
Records need to be analyzed to be really understood
Be careful about conclusions!!