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== Getting Started  ==
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1.&nbsp; What information do you wish to locate about your ancestor?&nbsp;&nbsp;To choose the sources you need to search first, please click on&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Alberta Record Selection Table|RECORD&nbsp;SELECTION&nbsp;TABLE:&nbsp;Alberta ]], which will help you decide.
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2.&nbsp; From the above Record Selection Table, which sources do you wish to check in this province?&nbsp; To check the availability of your sources of interest as well as to check the&nbsp;websites that have them online, please click on&nbsp;this province's [[ALBERTA: Sources Links Table|SOURCES LINKS TABLE]]&nbsp;&nbsp;.&nbsp;<br>
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3.&nbsp; Do you know the location that you wish to search in this province?&nbsp;&nbsp;If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on this province's POPULATED&nbsp;PLACES&nbsp;TABLE&nbsp;[[ALBERTA: Populated Places Table A-H|A-H]] or [[ALBERTA: Populated Places Table I-Q|I-Q]] or [[ALBERTA: Populated Places Table R-Z|R-Z]].<br>
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4.&nbsp;&nbsp;For further information regarding&nbsp;your sources of interest, '''see "TOPICS"&nbsp;ABOVE '''and click on the source of interest.
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Remember that you should always try to get an original copy of that source to verify information.&nbsp;
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Effective family research requires some understanding of the historical events that may have affected your family and the records about them. Learning about wars, governments, laws, migrations, and religious trends may help you understand political boundaries, family movements, and settlement patterns.&nbsp;[[Alberta History|Read more....]]
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Effective family research requires some understanding of the historical events that may have affected your family and the records about them. Learning about wars, governments, laws, migrations, and religious trends may help you understand political boundaries, family movements, and settlement patterns.&nbsp;[[Alberta History|Read more....]]
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/albertacanadagenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Alberta]
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*[http://www.telusplanet.net/public/mtoll/ Mary's Genealogy Treasures - great reserch resource]
  
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Getting Started

1.  What information do you wish to locate about your ancestor?  To choose the sources you need to search first, please click on  RECORD SELECTION TABLE: Alberta , which will help you decide.

2.  From the above Record Selection Table, which sources do you wish to check in this province?  To check the availability of your sources of interest as well as to check the websites that have them online, please click on this province's SOURCES LINKS TABLE  . 

3.  Do you know the location that you wish to search in this province?  If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on this province's POPULATED PLACES TABLE A-H or I-Q or R-Z.

4.  For further information regarding your sources of interest, see "TOPICS" ABOVE and click on the source of interest.

Remember that you should always try to get an original copy of that source to verify information. 

Please be aware that this is a growing Pilot program, with new information being added on a regular basis.

NOTE:  If you would like to participate in contributing information into this WIKI program, please go to the "Create a New Page" section of this screen, and follow the guidelines.

WELCOME ABOARD!  More sharers of information = more information available for everyone!

Featured Article

Effective family research requires some understanding of the historical events that may have affected your family and the records about them. Learning about wars, governments, laws, migrations, and religious trends may help you understand political boundaries, family movements, and settlement patterns. Read more....

Things You Can Do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:

Popular Discussions

  • coming soon...

Featured Training Modules

Helpful Websites

RESEARCH GUIDES

BYU Research Outline for Alberta, Canada