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This table can help you decide which records will help you find information about your ancestors. Links to the corresponding pages in the wiki are still being created. Until all the links are completed, please view this table as a draft.

  • In column 1 find your research goal.
  • In column 2 are the types of records that will likely have the information you need. Each record type is linked to additional information about the record you should search.
  • More records that may also be useful are listed in column 3.
1. If you need 2. Look First in 3. Then Search
Biographical sketches

Biography
Obituaries
Genealogy

History


Birth date and place

Church Records
Vital Records Census

Biography
Cemeteries
Military Records

Children

Census
Genealogy
Obituaries

Church Records
Biography

Death information

Vital Records
Church Records
Obituaries
Cemeteries

Newspapers
Biography
History
Periodicals

Divorce

Genealogy
Church Records

Biography
Newspapers
Obituaries

Emigration, immigration

Emigration and Immigration
Genealogy
Biography
Obituaries

Church Records
Periodicals
History
Newspapers

Family history or genealogy

Genealogy
Biography

History
Military Records
For Further Reading
Historical background History
Historical Geography
Periodicals

Living relatives

Genealogy
Biography
Obituaries

Census
Newspapers

Maps Historical Geography
Utah History
Colonization
Marriage information Vital Records
Church Records

Biography
Genealogy
Obituaries
Newspapers

Occupations

Biography
Obituaries
Genealogy

Newspapers
Military Records

Parents

Vital Records
Church Records
Genealogy

Biography
Photographs

Biography
Genealogy

History

Physical description

Biography
Genealogy

Military Records

Place-finding aids Gazetteers
Historical Geography
Colonization
History
Archives and Libraries


Places of residence

Census
Directories
Church Records

Biography
Obituaries
Colonization
Previous research

Genealogy

Biography
History
Periodicals

Record-finding aids Archives and Libraries
History
Periodicals
For Further Reading

Spouses

Vital Records
Church Records
Biography

Genealogy
Obituaries
Military Records



 

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