Germany Beginning Research Series Lesson 2: Learn about Historical Background



This lesson will help you understand the development of Germany during the 15th through 21st Centuries and how major historical events may have affected your ancestors’ lives. You will be introduced to the concept of using timelines as a tool for placing your ancestor within a historical context. Knowing something about the history of your research area can help you find records for your ancestors.

Additional Information

Language English
Place Germany
Lesson Owner FamilySearch
Skill Level Intermediate
Lesson Creation Date 22 August 2011
Presenter Baerbel Johnson, AG
Series Number 2 of 3

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