A Beginner s Guide to Online Genealogy

Author: Michael Dunn
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440586454
Format: PDF
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Presents easy-to-understand strategies for researching family roots online. Featuring detailed explanations, each chapter teaches you how to navigate popular genealogy websites, decipher census data and other online records, and connect with other family members to share your findings. The book also includes tips on using free databases and genealogy apps.

The Everything Guide to Online Genealogy

Author: Kimberly Powell
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440505586
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Trace and record your family history online Are you a descendant of ancient kings? Were your ancestors fierce warriors? Are you related to an eminent scholar? With The Everything Guide to Online Genealogy, 2nd Edition, now you can find out! If you're interested in your family history, you have a wealth of information and misinformation at your fingertips. Enter expert genealogist Kimberly Powell to steer you in the right direction. Powell helps you: Effectively search various websites Decipher census data and other online records Choose the best way to share your data both on and offline Connect with other genealogists via social media outlets Packed with tips on free databases, search sites and downloadable government records, you'll have all you need to find your ancestors going back dozens of generations!

Design Your Family Tree

Author: Amie Jane Leavitt
Publisher: Mitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 1612280951
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Genealogists love to share the treasures they find about their families with others. This book gives you loads of tips on how you can share your family history gems with the masses in such ways as timelines, autobiographies, scrapbooks, cookbooks, family web sites, and traditional and nontraditional family trees. You’ll also find out how to have fun with your family history by hosting family reunions, visiting family history sites, and making PowerPoint presentations to showcase your photos and research. Sharing family history is fun, and this book will help you find the joy in this popular hobby.

Online Roots

Author: Pamela Boyer Porter
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc
ISBN: 1418553824
Format: PDF
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Researching family history is the second most popular topic on the Internet (after sex). In Online Roots, Pamela Boyer Porter, a Certified Genealogical Records Specialist, explains how to search effectively on the Internet, how to assess the value of what you find, and the best way to make full use of the resources of the Internet to trace your family's history and heritage. Topics covered include: Judging your sources Checking modern lists and resources Finding clues to primary sources Researching military records When an ancestor has a criminal record Locating photographs on the web Researching on the Internet can be fun and challenging. Online Roots makes your search more effective and creative.

Ahnenforschung online f r Dummies

Author: Matthew L. Helm
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
ISBN: 9783527701209
Format: PDF, ePub
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Gehören auch Sie zu den Leuten, die sich vorgenommen haben, die Ihre Vorfahren einmal unter die Lupe zu nehmen und einen richtigen Familienstammbaum zu erstellen? Dann sollten Sie nicht länger zögern und Ihr Vorhaben in die Tat umsetzen - denn dieses Buch ist Ihr optimales Startpaket! Die Genealogie-Experten April und Matthew Helm zeigen Ihnen, wie Sie mit Ihren Nachforschungen geschickt beginnen und dabei das Internet als wichtiges Instrument bei der Informationssuche nutzen können. Erste Anlaufstellen für Ihre Recherchen finden Sie in dem umfangreichen, aktualisierten Genealogie-Webverzeichnis des Buches. Es geht natürlich auch darum, wie Sie Ihre gesammelten Daten mit Hilfe eines Genealogie-Programms als ansehnlichen Stammbaum präsentieren und via Internet mit anderen Forschern zusammenarbeiten. Sie erfahren: * Wie Sie Ihre Recherche starten und organisieren * Welche Quellen Sie on- und offline nutzen sollten * Was Sie mit Genealogie-Programmen alles anstellen können * Wie Sie spannende Familienstammbäume erstellen * Wie Sie von die Erfahrung anderer Ahnenforscher nutzen * Worauf Sie bei der Formulierung genealogischen Anfragen achten sollten * Wie Sie mit Suchmaschinen und Datenbanken richtig umgehen Auf der CD-ROM: * Genealogische Share- und Freeware: Brother's Keeper, Ages!, Paff, MacStammbaum u.v.m. * Zahlreiche nützliche Web-Tools * Die wichtigsten Websites von geneology.net

Your Family Tree

Author: Jim Oldfield
Publisher: Abacus Software Incorporated
ISBN: 9781557553102
Format: PDF
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Your Family Tree is a beginner's guide to researching, organizing and sharing your family's heritage with relatives and friends. If you want to trace your family roots, get started by using this book and companion CD-ROM. The personal computer is a powerful and versatile tool for family historians. This guide is the fastest and easiest way to start you out as the family's historian.

The Everything Online Genealogy Book

Author: Pat Richley
Publisher:
ISBN:
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A genealogy columnist shares advice on how to use the Internet to locate ancestral homes, locate helpful family trees, connect with other geneologists, document sources, and much more. Original.

Planting Your Family Tree Online

Author: Cyndi Howells
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN:
Format: PDF
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Planting Your Family Tree Online is designed to take you step-by-step through the process of creating a genealogy Web site. When people begin their genealogical adventure, they usually interview elderly members of the family and contact other family members. The next step is usually one of organization of the information collected. The third step is usually to share this information with other family members, traditionally by publishing research in a book. However, a family Web site has numerous advantages: It is interactive so others can contribute their stories and pictures. It will help you find long-lost relatives. It is an ideal way to preserve research for the entire family. It will break down the walls that have stumped you in your research. It recognizes that family research is an ongoing process, This book is written by Cyndi Howells, owner and webmaster of Cyndi's List, a Web site of more than 130,000 online genealogical resources. Cyndi points out, "This book is loaded with URLs to Web sites that will give you everything you need to create a beautiful family tree online." However, Web site URLs change daily and some may no longer work. She has created web pages as part of Cyndi's List that correspond to the features of the book so that the URLs will be kept up-to-date.