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T ra c e y o u r A N C E S T R Y


T ra c in g y o u r a n c e s try is a w o rth w h ile p ro je c t th a t w ill h e lp y o u c o m e to b e tte r u n d e rs ta n d y o u rs e lf a n d y o u r fa m ily , a n d a llo w y o u to p a s s th a t k n o w le d g e o n to y o u r c h ild re n o r g ra n d c h ild re n .


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m o r e la b o r io u s p r o c e s s , w ith th e n e e d to lo c a te p a p e r r e c o r d s a n d s o u r c e d o c u m e n ts th a t w e r e o fte n tr ic k y to fin d . M o d e r n te c h n o lo g y h a s m a d e it m u c h e a s ie r , w ith th e a b ility to s e a r c h o n lin e d a ta b a s e s fo r r e c o r d s , a n d e v e n to h a v e a D N A te s t p e r fo r m e d to g e t in s ig h ts in to o n e ’s a n c e s tr y g o in g b a c k a s m u c h a s a th o u s a n d o f y e a r s a n d b e c o n n e c te d w ith liv in g r e la tiv e s . B e fo r e y o u g e t s ta r te d , m a k e c o n ta c t w ith


a n y fa m ily m e m b e r s y o u ’r e a w a r e o f w h o h a v e r e s e a r c h e d y o u r fa m ily h is to r y . T h e r e lik e ly e x is ts a c a c h e o f y o u r fa m ily ’s d o c u m e n ts o r e v e n m e m o ir s o r e x is tin g fa m ily tr e e s . If th e r e ’s a n y e x is tin g in fo r m a tio n , w h o e v e r c o lle c te d it is lik e ly m o r e th a n h a p p y to d is c u s s w ith y o u th e w o r k th e y ’v e d o n e a n d h o w y o u c a n g e t s ta r te d .


U S E A N O N L IN E S E R V IC E O n lin e s e r v ic e s s u c h a s 2 3 a n d M e .c o m a n d A n c e s tr y . c o m u s e D N A te s ts to g e t y o u r a n c e s tr y s e a r c h s ta r te d . Y o u c a n c h o o s e to m a k e th e r e s u lts o f y o u r te s t a v a ila b le to o th e r s s o y o u c a n m a k e c o n n e c tio n s w ith r e la tiv e s a n d le a r n fr o m th e ir a n c e s tr y r e s e a r c h , w h ic h w ill h e lp y o u b u ild y o u r fa m ily tr e e . T h e s e p a id s e r v ic e s p r o v id e a c c e s s to b illio n s o f h is to r ic a l r e c o r d s , s u c h a s b ir th , d e a th a n d C e n s u s r e c o r d s , p r o p e r ty r e c o r d s , n e w s a r tic le s , p h o to s a n d m o r e .


D O IT Y O U R S E L F If y o u ’r e lo o k in g fo r m o r e o f a h a n d s -o n a p p r o a c h to tr a c in g y o u r a n c e s tr y , A n c e s tr a lF in d in g s .c o m o ffe r s a lis t o f w a y s to ta k e m a tte r s in to y o u r o w n h a n d s . T h e y in c lu d e v is itin g r e la tiv e s a n d in te r v ie w in g


th e m , ta k in g a v a c a tio n to a p la c e s ig n ific a n t to y o u r fa m ily ’s h is to r y , o r g a n iz in g fa m ily p h o to s , o r g a n iz in g a fa m ily r e u n io n , lo c a tin g a fa m ily c e m e te r y a n d p la n n in g a v is it, o r m a k in g g e n e a lo g y g ifts fo r fa m ily m e m b e r s . R e a d th e lis t a t b it.ly / 2 V IG F q a . L E A R N T H E R O P E S Y o u w ill n e e d a b it o f a n e d u c a tio n a b o u t h o w to tr a c e y o u r a n c e s tr y b e fo r e y o u g e t s ta r te d . S e a r c h in g o n lin e d o c u m e n ts is a n a r t, a s e v e n s m a ll c h a n g e s to th e p h r a s e s y o u u s e to s e a r c h c a n y ie ld


h u g e d iffe r e n c e s in r e s u lts . L e a r n th e b a s ic s o f B o o le a n s e a r c h in g . Y o u ’ll a ls o n e e d s o m e b a s ic te c h n o lo g ic a l s a v v y , a s o n lin e g e n e a lo g y p r o g r a m s u s e a c o m m o n file c a lle d a G E D C O M file th a t c a n b e e x c h a n g e d b e tw e e n p r o g r a m s . E a c h o n lin e p la tfo r m h a s its o w n u s e r in te r fa c e , s o u s e th e s ite ’s h o w - to v id e o s to g e t s ta r te d . If y o u ’r e s tu c k o n a p a r t o f y o u r fa m ily tr e e fo r w h ic h y o u ju s t c a n ’t fin d th e d a ta y o u n e e d , y o u c a n e v e n h ir e a n e x p e r t to ta c k le th o s e p a r ts o f th e p r o je c t fo r y o u .


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