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<br>1.&nbsp;&nbsp;First&nbsp;  
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'''First<br>'''Begin with family and home sources.
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*Talk to living relatives of the immigrant ancestor.&nbsp;
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*Search&nbsp;for names, dates, and places on letters, post cards, photoes, certificates, family Bibles, obituaries, diaries.
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*Search&nbsp;for records in the US where your ancestor lived:&nbsp; such as US census records, church records, land records, Vital records -&nbsp;anything that will list name, age, and possible place of birth.
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*Organize the information you find, and record it on predigree charts and family gourp records.
  
 
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[[Category:Norway]]

Revision as of 21:45, 8 July 2011

Norway > Beginning Norwegian Research


First
Begin with family and home sources.

  • Talk to living relatives of the immigrant ancestor. 
  • Search for names, dates, and places on letters, post cards, photoes, certificates, family Bibles, obituaries, diaries.
  • Search for records in the US where your ancestor lived:  such as US census records, church records, land records, Vital records - anything that will list name, age, and possible place of birth.
  • Organize the information you find, and record it on predigree charts and family gourp records.