How to Best Use Online Genealogy
Get free genealogy search advice that builds on what you already know about your ancestry. To get started, select the type of genealogy search advice in the box below.
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Other Features of This Website
Genealogy search guides provide basic information about what is included in the various sources of genealogical records and how to find them on the Internet. View the Genealogy Search Guides.
Searching for Common Surnames
Searching for common surnames on the Internet can at times be a frustrating experience. We have provided some suggestions for improving your genealogical search for a common surname. View Searching for Common Surnames.
My Genealogy Search
This site grew out of efforts to trace my ancestry. I found most of the clues online. As I became fairly good at using the various websites, friends and relatives have asked me to give them suggestions. This website grew out of those suggestions. Since my background is in software development, I decided to use some simple artificial intelligence (AI) programming. It is the AI programming that provides the questions and suggestion when you try the Search Advice.
To get started, just choose the type of advice you are seeking in the form above.
Other Search Options
- Search for family trees:
Family Trees Searched at Nine Sites | Family Tree Searcher.
- Improve your family history searches using Google:
Free Genealogy Search Help for Google.
- If you are just starting out, get suggestions for your search:
Genealogy Decision Charts | Genealogy Fast Track.
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