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You may have asked yourself: “I know I am using the right information, but I just can’t find anything. What should I do?” “What is an ‘index’?” Even when you are sure you are searching with correct information, it can feel like you’ve hit a brick wall if there seem to be no existing records for your ancestor. In this episode, Jesse and Tom will show you how expanding your search using indexes and other tools can help you successfully discover your ancestor’s “hidden” records. You will learn how to find your ancestor using the names, locations, and topics found in indexes.
Skip to 48:00 to go to the beginning of the presentation. This lecture will cover finding your ancestors' parish and civil registration records in Poland. It will also give examples and suggestions on how to use advanced records, databases and archives.
Teaches how to read Gothic handwriting in Swedish records. The 1st lesson in a 3 part series. This presentation is focused on the letters that people struggle with the most.