Learn how to research your family history.
Here’s a Family History Kick Start Guide. Work backwards, starting with yourself and work backwards to your parents, grandparents and so on with as much information as you know. Don’t skip to the next generation until you’ve documented everything you have on each person. Collect… Full… Continue Reading “Learn Genealogy – Kick Start Guide”
Hey Everyone, I recently discovered this video produced by UNC-TV’s “North Carolina Weekend” about what genealogists can find at the North Carolina State Archives, hosted by Julia Carpenter. This story talks about what you can find in person, some of our state treasures, and… Continue Reading “North Carolina State Archives”
As you begin your quest for your ancestors, here are a few tips you should know from the start. Stay organized. If you make an effort to stay organized from the start, years from now when you or others retrace your steps, keeping your… Continue Reading “Learn Genealogy – Good Filing Habits from the Start!”