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__NOEDITSECTION__<div style="font-size:10pt; margin-top:0px;">Get research advice, or learn where to find record collections in our '''[[Special:Statistics|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}]]''' articles</div>  
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__NOEDITSECTION__<div style="font-size:10pt; margin-top:0px;">Get genealogical research advice, or learn where to find record collections in our '''[[Special:Statistics|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}]]''' articles</div>  
 
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*Start with broad localities,<br>then click through to smaller ones <span style="font-size: .82em; display: block;">''Example: England''</span>  
 
*Start with broad localities,<br>then click through to smaller ones <span style="font-size: .82em; display: block;">''Example: England''</span>  
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*Use keywords, not phrases<br><span style="font-size: .82em; display: block;">''Example: Hispanic Resources''</span></div>
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:*[[FamilySearch Wiki:About Us|About the Wiki]]<br>
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| <center>[[Image:New beginning genealogy.jpg|link=Family History for Beginners]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Beginning Genealogy'''</span></center>  
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| <center>[[Image:New beginning genealogy.jpg|link=Family History for Beginners]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display:block; ">'''New to Genealogy'''</span></center>
 
*[[Begin your genealogy quest|Start your family history]]  
 
*[[Begin your genealogy quest|Start your family history]]  
 
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*[[Select computer software|Select computer software]]  
 
*[[Organize your genealogy|Organize your records]]  
 
*[[Organize your genealogy|Organize your records]]  
*[[Principles of Family History Research|Research Principles]]
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*[[Principles of Family History Research|Research Principles]]<br><br>
 
<center>''[[Family History for Beginners|More research helps]]''</center>
 
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| <center>[[Image:New Hondius - Nova totius terrarum 1625.jpg|link=Browse by Country]]<br><span style="font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Find Records by Place'''</span></center>
 
*[[United States|United States]]
 
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| <center>[[Image:New wiki research.jpg|link=Miscellaneous Research Tools]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''New to the Wiki'''</span></center>  
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Revision as of 18:44, 28 March 2014

Genealogy Research Wiki

Get genealogical research advice, or learn where to find record collections in our 79,739 articles


World Map V.2.png
Search by place or topic
(not individual)

Search Tips:
  • Start with broad localities,
    then click through to smaller ones Example: England
  • Use keywords, not phrases
    Example: Hispanic Resources
New beginning genealogy.jpg
New to Genealogy
More research helps
 
New wiki research.jpg
New to the Wiki
More help articles
 
New working together.jpg
Get Involved