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This table can help you decide which records to search.
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This table can help you decide which records to search.  
  
# In column 1 find the goal you selected, then in column 2 find the types of records most likely to have the information you need.
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"Step 1. '''In column 1''' select a research goal. Choose an ancestor you would like to know more about. What new information would you like to learn about that person?
# Find in column 2 the types of records that are most likely to have the information you need. Then turn to that seciton of this outline.
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# Additional records that may also be useful are listed in column 3.
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# The terms used in columns 2 and 3 are the same as the topic headings used in this outline and in the Locality section of the Family History Library Catalog.
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# Records containing previous research (genealogy, biography, history, periodicals, and societies) could provide information for nearly all of the goals. These have not been repeatedly listed unless they are especially helpful for the goal.
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Step 2. '''In column 2''' find the types of records most likely to have the information you need.
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:&gt; Read the FamilySearch Wiki articles about those types of records. They explain what the records might tell you, how to search them, and how to find them in the Family History Library Catalog. Some records are not at the library. <br><br>
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Step 3. '''In column 3''' find additional record types that may be useful. <br>
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:&gt; Records of previous research (such as Genealogy, Biography, History, Periodicals, and Societies) are useful for most goals but are not listed unless they are ''especially'' helpful.<br><br>
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| '''1. If You Need&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>'''
 
| '''1. If You Need&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>'''
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| Census, Emigration and<br>Immigration <br>
 
| Census, Emigration and<br>Immigration <br>
 
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| Birth date
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| Birth date  
| Civil Registration, Church Records
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| Civil Registration, Church Records  
 
| Naturalization, Military Records
 
| Naturalization, Military Records
 
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| Emigration and Immigration,<br>Schools, Military Records <br>
 
| Emigration and Immigration,<br>Schools, Military Records <br>
 
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| Municipal origins and boundaries
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| Municipal origins and boundaries  
| Gazetteer, Maps
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| Gazetteer, Maps  
 
| History
 
| History
 
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| Customs
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| Customs  
| Social Life and Customs
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| Social Life and Customs  
 
| History, Minorities
 
| History, Minorities
 
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| Death
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| Death  
| Civil Registration, Church Records
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| Civil Registration, Church Records  
 
| Cemeteries, Newspapers
 
| Cemeteries, Newspapers
 
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| Emigration and Immigration,<br>Societies <br>
 
| Emigration and Immigration,<br>Societies <br>
 
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| Historical background
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| Historical background  
| History
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| History  
 
| Gazetteers; Periodicals
 
| Gazetteers; Periodicals
 
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| Newspapers, Biography, Court<br>Records <br>
 
| Newspapers, Biography, Court<br>Records <br>
 
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| Maiden name
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| Maiden name  
| Civil Registration, Church Records
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| Civil Registration, Church Records  
 
| Cemeteries, Military Records
 
| Cemeteries, Military Records
 
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| Marriage
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| Marriage  
 
| Civil Registration, Church Records <br>
 
| Civil Registration, Church Records <br>
 
| Census, Military Records
 
| Census, Military Records
 
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| Occupation
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| Occupation  
 
| Civil Registration, Church Records <br>
 
| Civil Registration, Church Records <br>
 
| Census, Directories
 
| Census, Directories
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| Emigration and Immigration,<br>Census, Probate, Genealogy <br>
 
| Emigration and Immigration,<br>Census, Probate, Genealogy <br>
 
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| Physical description
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| Physical description  
| Emigration and Immigration
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| Emigration and Immigration  
 
| Military Records
 
| Military Records
 
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| Place-finding aids
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| Place-finding aids  
| Gazetteers
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| Gazetteers  
 
| Maps, History
 
| Maps, History
 
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| Place of residence
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| Place of residence  
 
| Civil Registration, Church Records <br>
 
| Civil Registration, Church Records <br>
 
| Census, Biography
 
| Census, Biography
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| Periodicals, Biography, Societies,<br>Nobility <br>
 
| Periodicals, Biography, Societies,<br>Nobility <br>
 
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| Religion
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| Religion  
| Church Records
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| Church Records  
 
| History
 
| History
 
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| Social activities
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| Social activities  
| Social Life and Customs
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| Social Life and Customs  
 
| Biography, History, Genealogy
 
| Biography, History, Genealogy
 
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[[Category:Argentina]]
 
[[Category:Argentina]]

Revision as of 22:14, 14 October 2010

This table can help you decide which records to search.

"Step 1. In column 1 select a research goal. Choose an ancestor you would like to know more about. What new information would you like to learn about that person?

Step 2. In column 2 find the types of records most likely to have the information you need.

> Read the FamilySearch Wiki articles about those types of records. They explain what the records might tell you, how to search them, and how to find them in the Family History Library Catalog. Some records are not at the library.

Step 3. In column 3 find additional record types that may be useful.

> Records of previous research (such as Genealogy, Biography, History, Periodicals, and Societies) are useful for most goals but are not listed unless they are especially helpful.

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1. If You Need                                          
2. Look First In                                  
3. Then Search                                           
Age

Civil Registration, Church Records

Census, Emigration and
Immigration
Birth date Civil Registration, Church Records Naturalization, Military Records
Country of foreign birth

Civil Registration, Church Records

Emigration and Immigration,
Schools, Military Records
Municipal origins and boundaries Gazetteer, Maps History
Customs Social Life and Customs History, Minorities
Death Civil Registration, Church Records Cemeteries, Newspapers
Ethnicity

Civil Registration, Church Records

Emigration and Immigration,
Societies
Historical background History Gazetteers; Periodicals
Immigration date

Emigration and Immigration

Census, Biography, Naturalization
and Citizenship
Living relatives

Directories

Newspapers, Biography, Court
Records
Maiden name Civil Registration, Church Records Cemeteries, Military Records
Marriage Civil Registration, Church Records
Census, Military Records
Occupation Civil Registration, Church Records
Census, Directories
Parents and other family members

Civil Registration, Church Records

Emigration and Immigration,
Census, Probate, Genealogy
Physical description Emigration and Immigration Military Records
Place-finding aids Gazetteers Maps, History
Place of residence Civil Registration, Church Records
Census, Biography
Previous research (compiled
genealogy)
Genealogy

Periodicals, Biography, Societies,
Nobility
Religion Church Records History
Social activities Social Life and Customs Biography, History, Genealogy